30 August 2011

Home. For now.


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When we moved to Perth we thought that we would stay with Tom's dad for a few weeks while we looked for somewhere to live.
We very quickly realised that for the first time in our lives, buying a house was actually an option for us.
We decided to stay with Tom's dad for about 6 months while we saved a deposit for a house.

Luckily, it's a 7 bedroom house! (Six bedrooms inside and a self contained granny-flat out the back).
It is basically my dream house.. Tom's parents bought it as a little 2 bedroom cottage when Tom was just a baby. The house has grown with the family and Tom's dad did all the renovations himself.

Since finding out that I will need to be on full time bed-rest the next time I fall pregnant, we have decided to settle in here for good as I will need as much help as I can get once I am pregnant! That's of course if Tom's dad can put up with us that long!

Tom's little sister Georgia (Hi Georgie!! Xx) lives out the back in the granny flat and we have the whole upstairs level to ourselves. Sophie loves waking up in the morning and running downstairs for tea and porridge with grandpa..
I love it here.



Emma said...

That sounds lovely Katie :)
So good to know you have a 'home' and an environment you feel great in for the road you have ahead xx

Steph said...

What a magic looking house! All that gorgeous natural light would be so good for the soul. Wonderful that you've planted some roots for now and are getting closer to your own dream home. Wishing you a gorgeous week :) x

Helen said...

wow it looks gorgeous!!

Jacinta @ modelmumma said...

Oh what a charming looking house! I wouldn't want to leave either. But very good to know you have family to look out for you. They do come in handy! :)

Quill and Ink Handmade said...

What a beautiful place to stay put a while! Sometimes the best place to be is with family :)


bron @ baby space said...

Lucky! And it's so lovely to have a peek at your Perth life :)

Anonymous said...

hi cathy!!!

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