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August 2016

Toddler party weekend

Devon is a party guy. The party started early Saturday morning at the library where he chased giant frogs and stuffed crayons in their mouths. Great fun! The party continued later that day when we went to the Harvest Picnic music festival. Devon danced through an entire set of Joel …

Library Visits

Shauna is a librarian, so most days the library comes to us: she brings home lots of baby books for us to read. Thus, Devon hasn’t been to the local library since he was little: Now that he’s a bit bigger, we started dropping by KPL more often on our …

Summer Trip (Part 3)

We ended our camping adventure by taking a long, lovely bike ride with our toddler to the beach early one morning. We biked from Port Elgin to Southampton along the shore of Lake Huron. The trail is extra pretty on cool, bright mornings — bikes zoom by right near the …

Summer Trip (Part 1)

We’ve been looking forward to playing outside this summer for a long time. Last week we finally got to pack up our …

Blue House

Shauna and I used to live in a tiny white house and happily grew potatoes and sunflowers all summer long. But each …