Wednesday, December 31, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 364

Day 364 - Today I was very grateful to explore Disneys Hollywood Studios here in Orlando with my family :)

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 364

Day 364 - Today I was very grateful to explore Disneys Hollywood Studios here in Orlando with my family :)

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 363

Day 363 - Today I was very grateful to spend the day and evening at the Magic Kingdom :) 


Monday, December 29, 2014

Sunday, December 28, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 361


Day 361 - Today I was super grateful to have an amazingly awesome day with our family, exploring The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando :) 


Saturday, December 27, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 360

Day 360 - Today I was very grateful to fly via Charlotte (where all 7 of us had to run to make our connection) to Orlando to meet up with Simone :) x 
This is us running through Charlotte airport! 

Friday, December 26, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 359

Day 359 - Today I was very grateful to experience a Northern Hemisphere Christmas Day, to be very spoilt with some lovely presents and have a fun day hanging out with my family playing games and watching movies 🎄 :) xx

Thursday, December 25, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal / Day 358

Day 358 - Today I was very grateful to be able to go out to do some last minute Christmas shopping and then watch a Christmas Eve movie tonight with the children, trying eggnog for the first time :)

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 357

Day 357 - Today I was very grateful to visit the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum, the Smithsonian Natural History Museum and then we all got to go nighttime Ice Skating in the Sculpture Park in the National Mall here in D.C. :)    



Tuesday, December 23, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal- Day 356

Day 356 - Today I was very grateful to take the train into Washington DC to visit The White House and then have an authentic Mexican meal cooked for us by Blanca who boards at the house we are staying at :)


Monday, December 22, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 355

Day 355 - Today I was very grateful to take the train with my family to Pentagon City Mall to do some CHRISTMAS Shopping and get my nails done :)

Sunday, December 21, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 354

Day 354 - Today I was grateful to wake up in Arlington, explore the local shops and tonight have Kirsten arrive from Indiana to join our adventure :) 

Saturday, December 20, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 353

Day 353 - Today I was very grateful to fly from Los Angeles to Washington D.C. to stay at Yani's parents home for the next week :) 

Friday, December 19, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 352

Day 352 - Today I was very grateful to not only find Paul McCartneys star on the Walk of Fame but that all the Beatles are together!
 I was also supposed super grateful to be able to have a swim in Los Angeles in Winter! 

Thursday, December 18, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 351


Briana was a little nervous at first meeting SpongeBob!Day 351 - Today I was very grateful to spend the day at Universal Studios & Theme Park, Hollywood :) 
Josh's smile was almost as big as SpongeBob's smile was!


Wednesday, December 17, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 350 Part Two

Day 350 (Part Two) - Today I was very grateful that we landed safely in Los Angeles after a long flight and an easy transition through customs, to arrive at our hotel in the middle of Hollywood, California to experience the 16th December all over again
 :)

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 350 Part One

Day 350 (Part One) - Today I was very grateful that everything ran smoothly and had an awesome flight to Sydney followed by an easy transition to our 13 and 1/2 hour flight to Los Angeles :)

Monday, December 15, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 349

Day 349 - Today I am supremely grateful that Sophie has moved into our home to house sit for us while we are away and look after our furry babies :)

Sunday, December 14, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 348

Day 348 - Today I was very grateful to catch up with some old neighbours, and then later with Judy and Eric before we head away :)

Saturday, December 13, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 347

Day 347 - Today I was so grateful to be able to have an early Christmas dinner tonight with my family since we wont be with them at Christmas time!

Friday, December 12, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal -Day 346

Day 346 - Today I was very grateful to be taken out by Jillian for a belated Birthday coffee (and grateful Olivia was home to be with Briana). 

Thursday, December 11, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 345

Day 345 - Today I was grateful to have a very productive day at home, completing most of my work I needed to finish up until when we get back from holiday. Can just about say I am on holiday now!!

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 344

Day 344 - Today I was so very grateful that I work from home to be able to be here with Briana who is unwell at the moment. 

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 343

Day 343 - Today I was super grateful that Sarah hosted the Twinklestarrs Christmas Party at her home. However, I was very disappointed that I was wasn't able to attend because Briana was home sick today :(

Monday, December 8, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 342

Today I was very grateful to finally meet up and have lunch with photographer Lisa Powers. I met Lisa through Facebook and was instantly blown away by her gorgeous photos. Check out some of them here :)


Sunday, December 7, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 341

Day 341 - Today I was grateful that Josh and Bri finally got to have fish and chips on the beach (as we have tried to do this for the last 3 weeks)! We tricked Mother Nature by taking lunch instead of dinner so got there before the cold wind got too strong!!

Saturday, December 6, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 340

Day 340 - Today I was very grateful to Emma and Stephen for babysitting so we can attend the reception of a wedding that Glenn officiated at today :)

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 339

Day 339 - Today I was grateful to have our house sitter pop over to finalise stuff, for getting our mortgage refixed at great rates by our amazing mortgage broker and to Livvy for babysitting tonight so we could enjoy a lovely meal out :)

Thursday, December 4, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 338

Day 338 - Today I was super grateful to  catch up with Wayne and Judi Street here for dinner tonight :)

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 337

Day 337 - Today I was extremely grateful that we have the most awesome Doctor, who we saw today because Josh has been feeling a bit unwell this week.

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal - Day 336

Day 336 - Today I was very grateful to get a lovely gift from St Andrews Church for taking Twinklestarrs Preschool Music Group this year :)

Monday, December 1, 2014

2014 Gratitude Journal -Day 335

Day 335 - Today I was very grateful to receive a copy of the book from the author I am currently working with on their Facebook page :)