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Yard Snacks

Despite the fierce drought, it’s been a great year for yard snacks. Our raspberry patch invaded half the yard and not even Devon pretending to be a bear could keep up with the harvest: The potatoes we planted in May in our front yard are ready to pull out too, …

Yay Hillside!

We’ve been taking Devon to Hillside Festival since he was born (the first time he was just a tiny potato). But this was the first year when he started to groove along with the music. We had a dance party to San Fermin, cuddled during Plants and Animals, and bopped …

Movies in the park

We took Devon to his first big screen movie in Waterloo Park on Thursday. The movie started only after dark, which was a long wait for a little guy and way past his bed time. However, he was mostly a good boy and spent his time eating ice cream, cuddling, …

Big Boy Bike

I’ve been accumulating rusty curbside bicycles for Devon and hiding them around the house ever since he’s been born. After Devon smashed …

Canada Day Camping

Heat wave. “Let’s camp this weekend,” we said. “We’ll be cool in a tent.” So we packed all of our gear, except, …

Bike Drama

The last few rainy days did not stop up from riding our bike outside. However, smashing our bike into the curb until …

Graduation Day

We had a tiny emergency before Devon’s graduation: we let him eat a whole bucket of mulberries and accidentally turned him into …

US Trip

Ironically, on Father’s Day the US managed to separate our tiny family too — I had to go on a business trip …

Getting Ready for the Trade War

“What a terrible week!” We say this often to ourselves, but it’s always a surprise how much worse things can get. On …

Spring Migration

Each spring we try to make it to Port Rowan to see the bird migration. For one week we live in a …