Denise, Anna, Grandpa and I went to Puffing Billy on Monday. We had a picnic by the lake and caught the train back to Belgrave. Anna had a ball, and when the train was going in a straight line kept asking where Thomas was (who dutifully appeared again on each corner).
Yesterday dad and I participated in a cycling event called Amyâ€™s Ride which is named after Amy Gillett who was killed in Germany 2005 by a motorist. The primary objective is to foster a shared respect between cyclists and motorists on the road. I have always found this ride challenging as it follows December, Christmas …
We celebrated Christmas day at our place again this year and hosted 30 family members. Many thanks to everyone who attended at brought a great spirit of generosity and friendliness. [photopress:ChristmasDay08.jpg,full,centered] Anna certainly enjoyed herself; with so many presents and people to play with she didnâ€™t stop moving all day. We hope you had as …
[photopress:AnnaChristmas08.jpg,full,centered] Here we go for the second annual McKenzie family Christmas letter. The usual relentless lifestyle we lead continues unabated with our ongoing involvement at church, work, committees and social activities. Denise is on Vestry for the first time at this parish, spent plenty of energy working with the Teenage program including a weekend camp …
It is almost exactly 12 months on from from the loss of baby Lani. The anniversary of her birthday was celebrated with a fabulous family and friends BBQ at a park in Moorabbin where we also got our first look at Lani’s baby brother,Â Simone and Rob’s second child Beau Flynn who was born in November …