Wilbur+ism // #10 off to see a man about a dog

Otherwise known as never volunteer your husband for the BBQ Let me set the scene for you. It’s Sunday. Nippers day. We are at the front beach – it’s calm, somewhat warm and the excited voices of Nippers can be heard. Wilbur is getting his BBQ on. He has volunteered to run the post-Nipper session…

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wilbur+ism // #9 second place is first loser….

NOT! Especially when it is your daughter trumping it home at the State Little Athletics Championships! “Second place is first loser” is one of Wilburs wilbur-isms.  I think he is eating his words now though! It’s no secret that Madison loves her sport – especially Little Aths.  A couple of months ago, she was picked…

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wilbur+ism // #8 what you talkin’ ’bout Willas?

Just in case you haven’t stumbled across my wilbur-isms posts before (here they are), I am married to Wilbur.  The Early Man of the 21st century.  He’s a pretty good bloke, and luckily for him, the sperm he produces are ‘female’, resulting in four daughters. So, he is outnumbered five to one (even the dog…

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wilbur+ism // fathers Day wrap-up….

Thank-you for your kind words regarding Wilburs first foray into Daddy blogging.  next time I will be sure to filter/edit his post more thoroughly!  I decline to acknowledge whether or not ALL of his Fathers Day wishes came true – but I do know that there was a whole heap of cuddles and kisses going…

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wilbur+ism // #6, sans Wilbur

Just in case you haven’t stumbled across my weekly wilbur-isms posts before (here they are), I am married to Wilbur.  The Early Man of the 21st century.  He’s a pretty good bloke, and luckily for him, the sperm he produces are ‘female’, resulting in four daughters. So, he is outnumbered five to one (even the…

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wilbur+ism // #5 the perfect gift

Just in case you haven’t stumbled across my weekly wilbur-isms posts before (here they are), I am married to Wilbur.  The Early Man of the 21st century.  He’s a pretty good bloke, and luckily for him, the sperm he produces are ‘female’, resulting in four daughters. So, he is outnumbered five to one (even the…

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wilbur+ism // #4 kid-wrangling

Oh he was so excited. Wilbur rang me the other day with a big ‘SURPRISE! I have bought you something’.!  Oh oh oh – I was keen to open my ‘gift’.  Would it be a housekeeper wrapped with a ribbon, or maybe a voucher for a whole day to myself swanning around the HotSprings, or…

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