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Father’s Day

We woke up groggy after a night of cat howls to the sound of thunderstorms petter-pattering around us. Devon came into bed to give tiny cuddles and handmade cards. The card said I’m a superhero. He’ll be so disappointed in a couple of years. If there’s one thing I learned …

Mom Crafts

Devon started the Mother’s Day celebrations with a huge temper tantrum. But the day soon turned around: he sneaked up to Shauna and gave her the card he made especially for her with his cute, baby toes. He also gave her tickets to a bike winery tour, because mothering is …

Easter Trip

After spending a week apart, it was nice to go on a little trip together over the holidays to visit family. Devon was itching to go for a ride in the rental car: The trip was fun. Devon got to play with farm equipment and practice his flying skills:   …

Arboretum Trip

The weather is still magical for mid-February (we didn’t freeze this weekend even a little bit, unlike other years). So for Family …

Butterfly party

We took Devon to the butterfly conservatory a bunch of times already, but each time we go it’s still like a toddler …

Happy New Year

We got a ton of snow leading up to New Year’s day. Some of the snow piles were as high as Devon, …

2016

Devon turned two this year, and it’s so much fun to go places with him now. It’s amazing to see how he …

Santa Cookies

Santa is coming! We spent the last two days making cookies for Santa with grandma! We hope everyone has a lovely Christmas …

Christmas Cards

Holidays with a toddler are so hectic, we mostly gave up on Christmas cards for the last few years. This year though, …

Toddler Germs

It wouldn’t be a holiday if we weren’t all getting sick at the same time. Shauna came down with a bad cold …