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Category Archives: Milestones

Jaia at 7.5

Celebrating Jaia’s half birthday seems crazy to some.  Don’t we spoil our kids enough?  I actually thinkView full post »

Changing once again.

I remember when her first tooth came in.  Although I was elated at this new milestone, I thought to myself that IView full post »

Best. Summer. Ever.

The last few months have seen me busier than I’ve ever been.  Ever.  It sounds like an exaggeration – andView full post »

Birthday boy

I recently read that if you can do something in 5 minutes, you should do it then.  If you wait, it won’t get doneView full post »

Wesley, Age 4

And just for kicks, click here to see Jaia at four.   For a few more click here.View full post »

This one.

I remember the day Jaia got stitches for a nasty gash on her forehead.  The scar has all but faded now but I had takenView full post »

My boy, the pre-schooler.

Last week Wes went to his very first pre-school class. He woke up that morning with an enormous grin on his face.  ItView full post »

Parenting Fail.

I am Canadian.  I live in Ottawa, home of the longest skating rink in the world.  We spend a large part of the yearView full post »

The big milestones mark our paths.  From the day our children are born, we look forward to the next big step and weView full post »

#dailygram – Freckleface

If there was one thing I hoped she’d get from me, it was my freckles. Check. Those gorgeous lashes though, haveView full post »

She killed Grade 1

The school year is over.  In the blink of an eye, 10 months passed and my little lady is heading off down the path toView full post »

three, six point five

Since Jaia was 4 and Wes was 18 months old, I’ve tried to keep up with these little pics and lists of what theView full post »

That’s my girl.

The change in Jaia’s skill in the last year floors me  each time I see her take to the field (or gym).  She hasView full post »

She was born on the very last day of the year, which makes her the youngest in her class, of  all her friends, andView full post »


Yesterday I started a post about how we thought it was time to transition out of afternoon naps. I talked about how WesView full post »