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Batman!

Devon’s favorite superhero is Lego Batman. The Batman cartoon is still too scary for him to watch, but Netflix has a re-remix of Batman using Legos that’s mesmerizing to toddlers. “Who do you want to be when you grow up, Devon?” “Lego Batman.” So it goes. Last weekend we found …

Fall at the Farm

Not only is our friend Paula an awesome matchmaker (she hooked up Shauna and me), she’s also a pretty great farmer. Her cherries are the sweetest. Lately she’s been researching fall farm fairs. “Let’s take Devon to a farm,” she said. So last Sunday, on a lovely fall day, we …

Cookie Cutters

I usually try to cut Devon’s hair myself because I’m, umm, price conscious. But this is a special haircut: Devon is having his school photos taken this week and we can’t wait several months for his hair to even out. Shauna insisted we take him to a ‘real’ hair cutting …

Bats!

Devon is so excited for Halloween. His favourite toy this week is a bat he got from the Halloween store: it’s slightly …

Fall Work

It’s been a lovely, late fall. Devon has been helping us clean the yard before winter, and in return for the help …

Owl Tree

Devon’s daycare is snuggled between two lovely trails and a lake filled with geese. Some days we go for quick strolls after …

Thanksgiving Road Trip

The Thanksgiving weather has been so lovely, we spent two entire days splashing around Lake Huron not even wearing pants. Devon loved …

Taco Party

National Taco Day sneaked up on us in the middle of this week while we weren’t ready. To make up for it, …

Splash Pad

We’re missing last week’s fall heat wave already. Devon got to splash around almost every day — such fun: Now it’s back …

Wine Trip

It’s been four busy, lovely years since Shauna and I got married. I got quizzed about this since I got the answer …