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Seeds

We started planting seeds with Devon’s help. “What should we plant?” we asked, flipping through dozens of seed packs. “Watermelons,” he said. Anything else? “No.” So we started about 20 watermelon plants. Shauna sneaked in a few beans too without him noticing. Devon is really excited to water his little …

Getting Ready

The weather was gorgeous last week, so we fetched our spring gear from the closet. Devon found his favourite alligator shoes and proceeded to spread fresh terror throughout the house. The car needed new rubber too. We spent an afternoon swapping out the winter tires, probably way too early in …

Spring

Before spring arrived suddenly this week, we had one last weekend to practice our skating outside. This was Devon’s first year on skates, but he’s a quick learner — he spent a whole day chasing us around: After a day of skating, we drove back to Point Pelee to pick …

Back to winter

We were wrong about that whole spring thing. We got maybe two full days of spring this year, but they were lovely …

Spring, finally

The last weeks of winter wore us down. Just when we thought we made it through, we all came down with tummy …

Feeling better

We’ve all been sick for two weeks straight. This weekend we started feeling well enough to venture outside. It’s almost spring — …

Rain

We got Devon a polka dot umbrella just in time for the spring downpour: We’ve been getting lots of use out of …

Beach Day

The weather this week hit a 30 degree high, so we took our bike down to the beach on the way to …

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 …

Spring!

Looks like spring is here for approximately the next six hours. Go out and enjoy it!