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Marshmallow Night

Devon is spending a few days at the lake with Grandma and Grandpa. Before he left, we had a backyard marshmallow party — it’d definitely Devon’s favourite kind of party. He’s such a big boy now he mostly can run the fire pit by himself:

Backyard Party

It was a busy weekend in our backyard. Devon got a set of bocce balls — he loves smashing things: Later during our evening dog walk we scavenged a fire pit someone left on the curb. Devon is getting as good at savaging as his old man: He’s also good …

Break-in

No sooner did we finish fixing our bike than someone sneaked into our house in the middle of the night and stole …

Food Trucks

Every other Wednesday evening we bike up to the church in our neighbourhood to grab dinner from food trucks. “We’re going to …

Yard Work

Shauna has been on a mission to tame the wilderness that is our yard. After all the spring rain, it’s not just …

Rhubarb Rhubarb Rhubarb

With all the rain we got in May, our rhubarb grew and grew. Its biomass now exceeds that of a feisty toddler. …

Earth Day

Earth Day was on Saturday — the first warm, sunny weekend we got to spend together since at least last year. So …

Digging this weather

Spring has been here on and off for the past few weeks. Devon is rediscovering the yard again, and trying out all …

Couch

The Costco couch in our living room survived childbirth, cats, years of dog farts, and other shenanigans. However, it could not survive …