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US Trip

Ironically, on Father’s Day the US managed to separate our tiny family too — I had to go on a business trip leaving Shauna and Devon at home. It was a long, lovely drive to Boston, and I had plenty of time to think about the policy of caging young …

Spring Migration

Each spring we try to make it to Port Rowan to see the bird migration. For one week we live in a tiny log cabin and spend our days wandering through marshes, beaches and forests amazed by everything we see. So many birds! This year spring arrived later than we …

Four!

Devon turned four this weekend. Such a big boy! Because he’s big enough now to start remembering trips, we decided to take him on a weekend adventure in Niagara Falls. Shauna and I discovered some neat hikes last time we were there and we wanted to share them with him. …

Niagara Winter Hike

We picked a great time for a winter gateway. Just as the “bomb cyclone” was ramping up and temperatures were dropping, we …

Shark!

Devon came down with a cold this weekend, so we decided to join forces with three additional toddlers for a road trip …

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 …

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 …

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 …