It's almost worth going away just so you can come home.
I haven't even unpacked yet but I have sewn a new cushion cover for the couch.
(Yes, it matches my skirt.)
The choughs were thrilled to see the birdbath filled with fresh cool water and our resident magpies have been singing almost nonstop. On the first evening home we sat outside with the soft dusk wrapping around us, wine in hand, listening to the kookaburras laughing and we breathed a big long out breath.
Children squealed and romped on the new trampoline.
Best Christmas present ever. I've even had a go on it myself.
Note to self: pelvic floor exercises