Cabin fever was beginning to set in around here after day 2 of the kids being housebound due to colds and asthma.  So instead of subjecting them to another day at home we bundled them up into hats and coats and took them to Lilydale Lake.  It drizzled a little and although it was cold the sun shone through occasionally for us.  The kids loved finally being out in the fresh air to run around and play. 

Afterwards we took them to McDonalds for lunch.  In Australia it is much better than in California.  Here we have McCafe's inside the McDonald's where you can get cakes, muffins, croissants, sandwiches and 'real' coffee.  So mum and I were quite happy having a lovely lunch while the kids enjoyed their Happy Meals.

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Jay just can't remain on the ground.  Flynn counting.

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See Saw.  See Saw.

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M, just being cute.  Grandma trying to pull Jay off roof.

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M spies some ducks.  Quack, quack.

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Look at those balancing skills.  He took one step before having to jump off.  Jump, jump MIss M.

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M happily see-sawing with another mum and her little boy while Flynn threw bark chips all over the see-saw.

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So much to play with, so little time.

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This was by far their favorite ride.

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Weeeeeeeee.  Flynn found a little whole in the concrete full of water.  Where there is water, there is little Flynn fingers and little sticks being put into it.

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The twosome sitting in the train carriage.

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15 comments

Kj August 22, 2008 - 5:00 pm

So T, which photo contest are you entering these cuties in? Adorable photos of both Miss M and Dare Devil Flynn. So cute…Glad to see you having a wonderful time and hoping the asthama and colds soon pass.K

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My boys are Army Brats August 22, 2008 - 5:00 pm

It sure looks like you’re enjoying your vacation! I love the last picture and the one of Jay way up on the net! It looks like you are having you’re share of fun! What a great way to pass the time! Maybe a vacation would speed things along for us too….hmmm. Too bad school has started!

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Mom Taxi Julie August 22, 2008 - 5:00 pm

Looks like a great day!

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Tabbatha Rose August 22, 2008 - 5:00 pm

Ohhh Ive heard of the McCafes/ I think there is one in Canada too. “Thank you travel channel”It would be so nice if they had more of those kinds here.Looks like the kids had a blast and Im sure the fresh air did them good. I bet they slept like logs lol.

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MamaBriggs August 22, 2008 - 5:00 pm

What a cute little park! I wish the parks around had some type of fence. They are adorable! Funny pic of gmom trying to get Jay off the roof. I loved Miss M’s pink hat and little flynn with the water hole!

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Shannon August 23, 2008 - 5:00 pm

I love that last pic of Marisol Flynn! So cute! And oh my that little coat and hat shes wearing is so precious 🙂

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Jenn H August 23, 2008 - 5:00 pm

What a fun park!!! Love Miss M’s get up, her hat is adorable and she is soooo cute in it!!

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Harris Boys August 23, 2008 - 5:00 pm

cool park. love miss m’s coat and hat..too cute!it really looks like ya’ll are enjoying yourselfs!

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cat August 24, 2008 - 5:00 pm

Love this last picture – you really need to frame it.

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It Wasn't Me August 24, 2008 - 5:00 pm

I just have to say that your twins are absolutely adorable!! I’m a friend of Bre’s and she’s mentioned your name a few times, so I thought I’d check out your blog. Thanks for the entertainment, loved it. : )

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The Romero-Schroeder August 25, 2008 - 5:00 pm

I love Miss M Hat!!!! she looks just adorable, all the pictures are so great, Flynn as always, testing and exploring!…

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CC August 25, 2008 - 5:00 pm

I love Miss Ms hat and coat! She is just too adorable in it! I like Flynns hat too… they are so cute! I love the photo of your mom trying to pull Jay off the roof! too funny! teenagers are fun! looks like a fun time!

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Debbie Moore August 26, 2008 - 5:00 pm

What a great picture of the kids peaking out of the train carriage!

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Sharlene August 27, 2008 - 5:00 pm

So many cute pictures! And the clothes. Why won’t my kids wear hats? I love Marisol’s hat!

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Sheri August 28, 2008 - 5:00 pm

Ok, I just caught up on about a weeks worth of pics and posts. My favorite pic is at the end of this post. Marisol and Flynn in the train. You look like you are enjoying your vacation. I’m sorry it has to end!!!

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