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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 cherries are the sweetest. Lately she’s been researching fall farm fairs. “Let’s take Devon to a farm,” she said. So last Sunday, on a lovely fall day, we …

Bats!

Devon is so excited for Halloween. His favourite toy this week is a bat he got from the Halloween store: it’s slightly furry and scary looking, but he loves it. We took the bat to his new cave home in the park, and the bat will hopefully come trick or …

Owl Tree

Devon’s daycare is snuggled between two lovely trails and a lake filled with geese. Some days we go for quick strolls after school to see birdies. This Friday we found a tree hollow near the lake and Devon had a great time pretending to be a baby owl flying in …

Thanksgiving Road Trip

The Thanksgiving weather has been so lovely, we spent two entire days splashing around Lake Huron not even wearing pants. Devon loved …

Wine Trip

It’s been four busy, lovely years since Shauna and I got married. I got quizzed about this since I got the answer …

Hurricane Season

Hurricane Devon landed near Lake Huron this weekend — he was wild and unpredictable for two entire days: The fault is probably …

Blue Mountain

We spent a week in Blue Mountain running up and down the cliffs. Devon got to go on the roller coaster that …

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 …

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 …