Sweetest Devon

Shauna took Devon for a quick checkup on Wednesday to figure out why he was chugging water like a fish. The doctor had one quick look at his glucose reading and sent him directly to emergency — his blood was so full of sugar it was radioactive. “I’m like spider …

It’s Halloween … almost

We brought up the Halloween decorations this weekend. Devon immediately got hooked on to the Devil horns, and started acting accordingly. He’s really excited about pumpkins and trick or treating. So on Saturday he carved his first pumpkin — it was hard work:

Thanksgiving Camping

The weather forecast for the long weekend called for some rain, but we packed our tent and went camping for Thanksgiving anyway. We set up at MacGregor Point for possibly the last time this year. It was lovely. Rain did come overnight, but the days were lovely and warm. Devon …

Stratford Trip

Before the long weekend we took a quick trip to Stratford to see Rocky Horror. We initially wanted to bike to the show, but the October winds were pretty intense over the open fields. So, before heading out of town, we went for a lovely bike to Laurel Creek. Shauna’s …

Snake Hike

Junior Kindergarten is still hard. Devon is so exhausted that Shauna and I talked about pulling him out of JK and signing …

Mushroom, Mushroom

For our wedding day five years ago (where did all that time go?), Shauna crafted magical, felted mushrooms to make our barn …

Potato Harvest

Devon planted and tended the potatoes plants in our front yard the entire summer: He did an amazing job gardening: last evening …

Weekend, Finally

Devon finished his first full week of Junior Kindergarten, and he was so tired by Friday that he could barely keep his …

First Week of School

Devon was so excited to start “big boy school” that he leaped out the door on his first day of Junior Kindergarten: …

Bike around

Though Devon fell in love with his big boy bike at first sight, he wasn’t too keen to get back on it …