I couldn't figure out why the kids were at such a fever pitch of excitement and put it down to the heat until I remembered that Mr Duyvken had promised to set up the bunkbed for them tonight. C is moving into the bedroom with them, J is moving out of the cot to make room for her and as there isn't room in there for 2 single beds and a cot Mr Duyvken built a bunk for G and J to share.
It was as if Christmas had come again, they were so excited about it. J's first night in a big boy bed.... mum was right, children really do grow up too fast.
We've just put up the curtain rail so I can make some blockout curtains to hang in their room to keep the morning sun and heat out and also to dress the place up a bit. This weekend we need to buy Jem some sheets and a doona cover and I need to get cracking on his quilt so that the room looks nice. I want to have it finished before C's baptism on Feb 4th. Can it be done? We'll soon see!