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Success!

The cat house Devon built has been a success. Gigi was hesitant about it at first, but now loves to sprawl in her new house and look out the window at the birds. This evening she even climbed up on the roof — we’ll find out how sturdy the house …

Cat House

It took team work, planning, and perseverence but we did it: we built a cat house for Gigi. This summer I scavenged roadside lumber with the goal of making Devon a toddler bed. Since I was unsure how structurally sound that would be, we decided to first build a scale …

Holiday Cheer

Christmas came to our house suddenly last weekend. Devon (and the cat) helped us bring up the ornaments from storage and set up the Christmas train. Gigi loves Christmas, but not locomotion. After dinner we went shopping for the shiniest lights. Shauna is good at finding sparkly things. We went …

St. Nick

Devon has been a good boy all year. Look: So St. Nick brought him a ukulele this morning. And we’ve been enjoying …

Animal Bond

Devon and Ryder have been developing a stronger bond over the past few months. Ryder loves to eat all of his leftovers, …

Sicky Weekend

Unlike his first year in daycare, Devon only had the sniffles once or twice this fall and nothing too serious. Until today. …

Shark!

Devon came down with a cold this weekend, so we decided to join forces with three additional toddlers for a road trip …

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 …

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 …

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 …