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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 …

Getting Ready for the Trade War

“What a terrible week!” We say this often to ourselves, but it’s always a surprise how much worse things can get. On Thursday, even though Devon went to help us vote for the NDP, Ontario elected an unethical kleptocrat who literally steals from widows and orphans. “Did the bad man …

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 …

Trees for Shauna

We wanted to surprise Shauna with some new trees for Mother’s Day. The trees surprised us instead: they arrived a day too …

Moose Fire Pit

The fire pit Devon and I scavenged from the side of the road was good while it lasted, but it only lasted …

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 …

Four!

Devon turned four this weekend. Such a big boy! Because he’s big enough now to start remembering trips, we decided to take …

Car Care

It’s been a long winter for the cars too. The Cobalt started making terrible sounds, so Devon helped me change tires and …

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 …

Doggy Easter Egg Hunt

We took Ryder for her first Easter egg hunt. It was a blistery day but Devon was really excited to help her …