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Category Archives: Big events


Last year, on the morning of January 1st, I called Lisa D. and asked her if we could spend next New Year’s EveView full post »

I absolutely cannot wait to see this face in person.  Oh, the adventures we will have. Counting the seconds, my friendView full post »

The Flash and a zombie skeleton walk into a bar…

Halloween 2014.  The one that fell on a Friday night.  The one that did not require an early bedtime.  But didView full post »

An end and a beginning

School started this week.  Both kids were ready.  The parents were ready.  School supplies were purchased.  NewView 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 »

First and Last – 2014 edition

Last year I posted a split of Jaia’s first and last day of school.  I love being able to see how much she’sView 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 »

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 »

three and a half

Tomorrow, while the kids are at school I’m going to whip up a cake for my little dude.  And we’ll celebrateView 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 »

The photobooth never disappoints.

Give some girls a camera, some props and access to a camera, and hilarity ensues.  Almost all of these were taken byView full post »

Girl’s Weekend 2012

What to say?  This, our 10th annual edition, was just as fun, silly and wine fuelled as the previous nine.  We laughedView full post »

September 27.

There are not many things I’ve done in my life consistently for 10 years.  I’ve certainly not lived in theView full post »

Strike one off the ol’ bucket list

Have you heard the story about a man who, as he was about to mark a milestone birthday and turn 60, set out on his horseView full post »

Heavy Medal

Today was kind of amazing.  Jaia got to meet Melissa Tancredi, one of the members of the bronze medal winning CanadianView full post »