a portrait of my girls once a week every week 

week 43 Roxy web

Roxy – sand between our fingers and sand between our toes

after a week on the northern beaches we enjoyed family fish and chips on the beach and a walk along manly promenade for our last night. Gosh i love this place and the people in it, some of our most favourite people in the world live here and we were very sad to say goodbye again.

Manly Beach, Manly, NSW, Australia

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Marlowe – managed to feel well enough to get out of her pram and enjoy the seal show at Taronga Zoo, this holiday has consisted of teething, temperatures and ear infections for this little marshmallow.

Taronga Zoo, Mosman, NSW, Australia




a portrait of my girls once a week every week 

week 42 Roxy web

Roxy – blonde braids

essential playing hairdo so im not doing her hair a million times a day

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Marlowe – Australia has good bread!

Lochinvar, NSW, Australia



I am really behind!

I planned on posting my photos while we were on holidays but sick kids and general busy-ness meant there was no time to sit at a computer! So prepare to be bombarded.

a portrait of my girls once a week every week

week 40 roxy webRoxy – first day at Nan’s!  playing in Roxy’s Cafe World which evolved over time to be Roxy’s Rainbow Cafe World.The menu consisted of chicken nuggets and fish fingers and chips, strawberry pancakes, ice cream, juice and flat whites.

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My family built Roxy a fort at Mums ( Roxy’s rainbow cafe world). It’s so great and in a beautiful shaded and peaceful spot. And what kid doesn’t need a David Bowie face hole to complete their fort ( an homage to dad). week 40 roxy fort 2 web

week 40 marlowe web

Marlowe – matching her shirt to her beach towel, taking in the scenery and the jet lag.

Nan’s House, Lochinvar, NSW, Australia



week 17R WEB

‘ a portrait of my girls oncd a week every week’

Roxy- a trip to Tropical World to see the butterflies followed by a trip to the park, a morning for Roxy and she loved it.

Spring is slowly making an appearance

Roundhay Park, Leeds, United Kingdom

week 17M WEB

Marlowe- those eyes and those lips

this one will suit blue like her sister

Marlowes Cot, Pontefract, United Kingdom

week 17.2M WEB

Starting to get some cheeky smiles, they are hard to catch though!




‘a portrait of my girls once a week every week’

Roxy- Spring is on its way so after a trip to the garden centre, for Roxy to choose pink flowers, her and

Nan have brightened up our deck.

Home, Pontefract, United Kingdom


Marlowe- enjoying a brief awake moment on the fleece

time is flying and she is 2 weeks already, and she has put on over half a pound or just over 200g!

Home, Pontefract, United Kingdom

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