Break-in

No sooner did we finish fixing our bike than someone sneaked into our house in the middle of the night and stole it along with our camera gear. It’s been pretty upsetting. We spent the last two days contacting police and insurance companies, and replacing the locks on our doors. …

Bike Fixer Upper

Devon and I biked nearly two thousand kilometres this year, and I’ve been pulling him behind in his little chariot most of the way. Fun: And because he’s been growing like a weed, he’s been getting increasingly heavier to pull. With all that weight on the bike we managed to …

Hillside Weekend

Devon’s now big enough to dance at Hillside like he means it. We’ve been taking him since he was tiny, tiny, tiny and it’s lovely to see how much he’s embracing the festival now. The entire weekend he survived mostly on songs, clapping and junk food. He didn’t get to …

Manitoulin Road Trip

We drove up to Manitoulin Island to scatter Grandpa Brent’s ashes — the island was one of his favourite places. Because it’s such a long but lovely drive, we stopped along the way to camp with Devon. He’s reached the age now where every moment of wilderness is fantastic: the …

Sven

I took Devon shopping last week — he’s always excited about it: He was even more excited to pick a reindeer from …

Food Trucks

Every other Wednesday evening we bike up to the church in our neighbourhood to grab dinner from food trucks. “We’re going to …

Rainy Weekend

It’s been a rainy week and we’ve all be fighting off colds. In between storms we biked out to have a sushi …

Father’s Day

We woke up groggy after a night of cat howls to the sound of thunderstorms petter-pattering around us. Devon came into bed …

River Waddle

We went back to the Doon Heritage Village to pet sheep and learn about metallurgy in the blacksmith shop. And because today …

Yard Work

Shauna has been on a mission to tame the wilderness that is our yard. After all the spring rain, it’s not just …