MacGregor Point

Our tiny camping trip at MacGregor Point this weekend was amazing: Devon made camp fires, splashed in the lake, got kissed by a snake, saw turtles and an eclipse! It was nice to snuggle with him in a tent — we missed him after he spent the entire week at …

Marshmallow Night

Devon is spending a few days at the lake with Grandma and Grandpa. Before he left, we had a backyard marshmallow party — it’d definitely Devon’s favourite kind of party. He’s such a big boy now he mostly can run the fire pit by himself:

Farm visit

We stopped by the little farm at the Waterloo Region Museum between rain showers yesterday. They just received some baby turkeys and piggies which weren’t around last time we visited. Devon spent about an hour looking at all the babies admiringly. The piggies were happy snorting through mud, and the …

Midyear 2017 RESP Update

At Mom and Pop Investments we’re focused on the future. Our primary goal is to ensure that what little capital we have …

Backyard Party

It was a busy weekend in our backyard. Devon got a set of bocce balls — he loves smashing things: Later during …

New Bike

We drove up to Stratford on Saturday to pick up a replacement for my stolen bike. This is the third time I …

Maitland Camping Trip

We had a rough week and badly needed some downtime. So on Friday we packed our bikes and went camping on the …

Big-Boy Bike

Devon’s trike transforms into a push bike, and eventually a real bike when he’s ready. Magic! So earlier this week we transformed …

Break-in

No sooner did we finish fixing our bike than someone sneaked into our house in the middle of the night and stole …