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... to do nothing! We headed off to the pool side cafe for dinner. It was great; Brad and I ordered and sat down in peace. The kids kept swimming in the pool and spa until dinner was ready. They ate and then went back to the water. We then headed to the fire for a nice relaxing coffee by the fire. We're heading back to the parks again tomorrow so another early night so we can recharge our batteries. We will need another holiday after this!
Today Woody wakes up first and cannot wait to see the Lego
dinosaur Noah made him overnight. He
drags Noah into the lounge and is suitably impressed. Noah goes back to sleep and I kind of doze
until Elwood insists that someone gets up and gets him breakfast. Children are
I get up and Woody fancies scrambled eggs on toast. He is lovely, I am a softie, and I rustle up
some eggs. He is delighted and makes ...
... long they cannot speak for and the prize is $2. Leonie’s boys love this and happily keep
schtum for dosh. Woody does not stop
talking, whinging and complaining about his shoe laces. It is not the most journey ever.
At home Luke and Alex play quietly, Noah plays with Woody
and Leonie and I chop pizza toppings, make the gingerbread dough, prepare the
gingerbread decorating stuff, make a pizza and rustle up a cheese ...
... of the room and a chair by the door which is part of the pulley system for keeping the fish away from the bears. There is also Lego and fancy dress everywhere. It is proper Friday afternoon chaos but I leave Woody to it.
I make some dinner. I do not what I am thinking. I make a curry, with lentils, and pumpkin. I have no idea what effect this is going to have on my insides. I fear it is a pretty dynamic combination.
Woody calls out that ...
... in the way and I couldn’t figure out if it would be easier to hold on to that or the rock, to be on the left side of it or the right. Sometimes I was on top of it. Just as I was about half way down, someone else was about half way up. So I moved to the side to let them pass and down I went again.
After I got to the bottom of that part, the trip became much easier. I could feel it in my knees going back down, but my muscles were happy that ...