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Happy 1st Birthday Leo!

Last Friday, our littlest man hit the ripe old age of one! As is tradition now, we started the day with presents in bed. Even with all the practice he got at Christmas time, Leo hasn’t quite got the hang

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Happy Birthday to us

With both Kristy and my birthdays falling in October – as well as our anniversary – its always a busy month for celebrations! That said, once we had kids, celebrations seemed to be much lower key than what I remember

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Happy Birthday Oscar!

Three years out of four, we’ve somehow managed to be out of the house for Oscar’s birthday, and with the timing of our Sydney trip, this year was no exception. Next year, perhaps we’ll manage to stay in Brisbane and

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Back to London

After our trip to Edinburgh, we had a couple of days in London during which we had many things to cram in! The main purpose for our holiday was to see our friends on the other side of the world,

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Happy Birthday Dad

This year is a milestone birthday year for Dad, who hit the big 7-0 in the middle of the month. Wow! That’s exactly double my age (or at least it will be come October)! How do you celebrate when someone

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A wise man once said…

For my birthday this year, Kristy arranged some type of Facebook mail to some group of mutual facebook friends, which I can only assume was worded something like the following: As you would know, it’s Gerrod’s birthday on the 25th.

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Happy Birthday to me…

My birthday fell on the 25th of October this year, which also had the misfortune of being a Thursday instead of a more palatable Friday. Perhaps next year I’ll be more lucky; but as far as birthdayfests go, this has

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Happy Birthday Kristy

A big Happy Birthday to super wife and Mum Kristy, who hit (age unspecified) on Tuesday! Kristyfest 2012 kicked off with breakfast at Buzz Emporium, where we had been hyping up the pancakes to Jason and Louise since before their

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Oscar’s 2nd Birthday

We can hardly believe it, but our little boy turned two on Sunday! Two! When did that happen?! Just like last year, we started the day with presents in bed, and just like last year, he was more than happy

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Uncle Jason and Aunty Susan tried their hand at babysitting for the first time on Friday night, when Kristy and I headed out to Shorncliffe to celebrate her Mum’s “21st Birthday Party” (or at least, that’s what the sign said!).

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Recent Comments

  • Alison Bowman: Thank you for this. I just got the printer head error message on my Canon, so I’m preparing for the worst for my two year old lightly used printer. Maddening.
  • Jo: His name wasn’t Jack, was it?
  • gerrod: No sorry – they were at Bunnings at Stafford (Brisbane), from memory!
  • Ben: Are those photo taken at the Hervey bay Bunnings warehouse.
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