Bowling

By far, the highlight of our long weekend was bowling with The Dahls on Saturday. It was Oscar’s first time! The bowling ally at Chermside is one of those ones that goes for the dimly lit hypercolour feel, so I was a little concerned that Oscar may be overwhelmed by all the lights and sounds; but he was fine! In fact, I think he really liked it!

Bowling

He did quite well for his first game too, racking up just over 100 pins over the 10 frames, and convincingly beating his Mummy while he was at it! Bowling is actually a great game for the little ‘uns – they really get into knocking things over (who doesn’t?!), and it teaches them about taking it in turns. I suspect we’ll be going again!

Unfortunately, the rest of our weekend has – on balance – been a bit meh. All this rain and wind doesn’t help – though it did mean we didn’t feel guilty for spending the whole of Sunday cleaning the house. Boy did it need it! And, we were rewarded for our efforts with a visit from Durhams on Sunday evening.

Poor Kristy was up all Sunday night with stomach problems though, which meant she spent most of Monday in bed, feeling weak, feverish (38.8!), and generally miserable. We’re all hoping that she’s just caught some 24 hour super stomach bug, and that all will be clear by tomorrow. Fingers crossed! Its about time we had a break, health wise!

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  • Nick: Sorry to hear about that dude but I’m sure it’s much better to know. You’ll probably also feel amazing when you get real deep sleep again!
  • Lisa: Happy 1st Birthday, Leo! The picture w/ the sunglasses is priceless- just gorgeous!!! xo
  • Julian: Challenging pitch, provocative play – that match had it all. Incidentally, the stance I’m holding in the first picture is also the one I use for golf.
  • Tim: Just to let you know I’ve done exactly the same thing. Let’s just say the gentleman behind me nearly died as the shot rung out! Glad I’m not the only one!!
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