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September 2015

Fall

Most evenings already feel like fall: crisp, windy, and our squash glowing yellow in the last glimmers of sunlight. We grew some beautiful squash this year and some extremely tiny onions. They’re all coming into season now and we’re slowly harvesting them along with the sunflowers. And we have a …

Walking

Devon took his first tentative steps a few weeks back when he waddled over to see his grandfather. For the most part, he still prefers crawling places — he can get where he’s going so much faster. In the last few days, however, he really started to get the hang …

Sandbox

We weren’t really sure if Devon would like sandboxes, so we never got him one. He mostly likes climbing things and smashing things, and sandboxes aren’t easily climbed or smashed. But a few weeks ago the next door neighbours gave Devon the sandbox their kids outgrew. It turns out, Devon …

Labour day

It’s been a too busy summer — Easter was the last time we all made it out to the lake to see …

Poo and play

Most mornings Devon and I walk the dog. He likes to point and say “Poo” whenever the dog poos. The dog seems …

Engageaversary

Three years ago Shauna and I biked out to Bayfield. We saw coyotes and birds before we ended up with our toes …