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Hurricane Season

Hurricane Devon landed near Lake Huron this weekend — he was wild and unpredictable for two entire days: The fault is probably ours — we let him watch CNN coverage of the storm. He’s really into storm chasing and calls CNN “the Hurricane Movie.” We did take a brake from …

Blue Mountain

We spent a week in Blue Mountain running up and down the cliffs. Devon got to go on the roller coaster that speeds down the cliffs for the first time and loved every minute of the ride. “Again!” he shouted each time the ride ended. And so we spent most …

Clippers the Eclipse

After naps on Monday, we rushed over to see the eclipse at MacGregor Point. Devon was pretty excited: “Mom, don’t look at the sun,” he said. “The moon is passing in front.” He loves to tell us how the world works. The Provincial Park had telescopes, eclipse sunglasses and shoe …

MacGregor Point

Our tiny camping trip at MacGregor Point this weekend was amazing: Devon made camp fires, splashed in the lake, got kissed by …

Beach Day

We’re all so excited to be outside this weekend — especially Devon. It was drizzling lightly this morning, but that did not …

Farm visit

We stopped by the little farm at the Waterloo Region Museum between rain showers yesterday. They just received some baby turkeys and …

New Bike

We drove up to Stratford on Saturday to pick up a replacement for my stolen bike. This is the third time I …

Maitland Camping Trip

We had a rough week and badly needed some downtime. So on Friday we packed our bikes and went camping on the …

Bike Fixer Upper

Devon and I biked nearly two thousand kilometres this year, and I’ve been pulling him behind in his little chariot most of …

Hillside Weekend

Devon’s now big enough to dance at Hillside like he means it. We’ve been taking him since he was tiny, tiny, tiny …