It's only Tuesday morning and already we are having a week. Amelie was off school with a cold yesterday – the kind of minor sniffle that, pre-March 2020, you wouldn't even have thought about before packing your kid off to school. It's now the end of 2021 though, and as we all know, life is different … Continue reading Love and kindness
Welcome, Theo, to the Judd Crew!
So it turns out that every lockdown we have brings a new level of commitment to the country. First time round, we decided to move up here for good...and this time round, we got a dog!!! This is Theo and we are so excited to welcome him to our family. It's kind of a crazy … Continue reading Welcome, Theo, to the Judd Crew!
Five things in May
With New Zealand opening back up again, May was a very good month! We spent most of it in the country, with a couple of stints back in Auckland. The first of those saw us back there for just one night to sort a few things out; the second was for a week and a … Continue reading Five things in May
I've been keeping a gratitude journal for about eight weeks now – formally that is. I used to 'use' gratitude in an ad-hoc way to calm myself when I felt anxious, panicky or unfocused, but a couple of months ago I formalised the practice and started writing down three things I was grateful for each … Continue reading Feeling grateful
Amelie at two
Amelie is absolutely, definitely 100% a toddler now. I enjoy this kid so incredibly much! I mean, sure, she's totally out of control from time to time, but Amelie has also become incredibly hilarious. She has a great sense of humour and is super-cheeky; we often have to stop ourselves laughing when she’s being naughty … Continue reading Amelie at two