CREATIVITY COMES FROM WITHIN 16 July 2018 in Hunter, HUNTER, CARTER & CHLOE, Hunter's progress

Hunter’s English teacher at school gave them a lil Creative Writing booklet, which I’m unclear as to what he’s supposed to do with. He’s explained it’s not technically homework.. but it’s up to the kids to fill in their booklet if they want to....

HUNTER TURNS 7! 27 January 2018 in Birthdays, Hunter, HUNTER, CARTER & CHLOE, Hunter's progress, Parties

Our first born child turns SEVEN! Now a Primary schooler, I feel like Hunter has really grown up. It’s amazing to see your child grow from a baby into a schooling kid. And also pretty startling. I got used to him being a dependent...

HUNTER STARTS SCHOOL 3 January 2018 in Hunter, HUNTER, CARTER & CHLOE, Hunter's progress, School

  So somewhere along the line.. my first born baby became a young boy, and started formal education. I’ve noticed Hunter go through a bit of a mental development leap in the past few months. Hard to put it precisely into words, but there...

HUNTER’S PRIMARY ONE ORIENTATION 28 November 2017 in Hunter, HUNTER, CARTER & CHLOE, Hunter's progress, School

I wouldn’t consider myself a sentimental kind of person. So the thought of Hunter heading off to Primary One next year was something that I found quite exciting, and was looking forward to it. Until…. Orientation Day.   THIS. Seeing him in his new...

HUNTER’S 5TH BIRTHDAY 25 January 2016 in Birthdays, Hunter, HUNTER, CARTER & CHLOE, Hunter's progress

Our firstborn child turns 5 years old today. And, for the first time, Hunter requested a big boy theme – Transformers. It made me a bit wistful, because previous years he’d either not requested anything at all (too young to understand) or requested cutesy babyish...