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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 …

Mushroom, Mushroom

For our wedding day five years ago (where did all that time go?), Shauna crafted magical, felted mushrooms to make our barn wedding feel woodsy and cozy: So to celebrate our 5th wedding anniversary (the wood anniversary), we headed into the forest to find actual mushrooms. Long Point Eco Adventures …

Manitoulin Trip

Before leaving for the wilderness for two straight weeks, Devon learned to use the bear spray canister. Because we were heading way up North, Shauna bought bear repellent just in case. I pretended to be a bear, and it turns out Devon has good aim. “Watch out bears!” we said …

Spring Migration

Each spring we try to make it to Port Rowan to see the bird migration. For one week we live in a …

Spring Camping Trip

It hasn’t been the warmest spring, but we decided to take Devon camping at MacGregor Point anyway. We packed all our warmest …

MacGregor Point

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

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 …

Manitoulin Road Trip

We drove up to Manitoulin Island to scatter Grandpa Brent’s ashes — the island was one of his favourite places. Because it’s …

Summer Trip (Part 3)

We ended our camping adventure by taking a long, lovely bike ride with our toddler to the beach early one morning. We …