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Heat Wave

Before the storms came through, we had a lovely heat wave over the Civic long weekend. Devon got to splash at the park and have a quick trip to the lake. Shauna and I got to ride our bikes to Bayfield. Lovely, lovely.

Allowance

We started giving Devon an allowance now that he’s realizing he’s a big boy. So far he’s getting two dollars per week — it was hard picking an amount since inflation is impacting toyland, and we want him to start ‘budgeting’ for toy purchases. The goal right now is to …

Puppy Surgery

Ryder has been growing fatty tumors on her belly for a few years now, but this summer they finally got big enough …

Yard Snacks

Despite the fierce drought, it’s been a great year for yard snacks. Our raspberry patch invaded half the yard and not even …

Yay Hillside!

We’ve been taking Devon to Hillside Festival since he was born (the first time he was just a tiny potato). But this …

Movies in the park

We took Devon to his first big screen movie in Waterloo Park on Thursday. The movie started only after dark, which was …

Big Boy Bike

I’ve been accumulating rusty curbside bicycles for Devon and hiding them around the house ever since he’s been born. After Devon smashed …

Canada Day Camping

Heat wave. “Let’s camp this weekend,” we said. “We’ll be cool in a tent.” So we packed all of our gear, except, …

Bike Drama

The last few rainy days did not stop up from riding our bike outside. However, smashing our bike into the curb until …