Swim carnival and beach house and every day stuff too

It's been a good week.  I mean, Fiji is not making a departure easy on us!  It's been so beautiful lately! It's been especially hot, but gorgeous.   Last week on Thursday we had swim carnival.  I was on the committee to get it organized, so man, I'm glad it's over.  It's sort of like field day in the States, but it all takes place in the pool.   I think it's pretty common in Australia and New Zealand too.  The kids loved it.  I was a time keeper so it meant a lot of hours in the sun for me.   Afterwards we all treated ourselves to Snowy House.  It was so nice to sit in the aircon and eat cold stuff!  
On Saturday morning the embassy held their annual Easter egg hunt.  The kids had a blast, as always.  Afterwards we headed off to the Beach House for the night, a backpacker resort about 1.5 hours away.  We had a perfect Saturday, sitting by the pool and ocean and watching the sunset.   The kids ran around happily for hours.   Sunday morning we played games a…