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Camping at Point Pelee

Point Pelee National Park has a new glamping campground, and we thought it would be amazing to camp for March break. After all, Point Pelee is the southern-most point in Canada, so it’s relatively warmer than the rest of the country. We got pretty lucky with the weather: after one …

Family Day

We took Devon on a little trip to Bayfield for Family Day. We stayed at the Little Inn where Shauna and I got engaged — it’s a pretty fancy place, and for most of the weekend he got to run around pretending to be a fancy baby. He got to …

Selfie Drone

I’ve been bugging Shauna for a long time to get us a selfie stick, but she had some hesitations. “Selfie sticks are the stupidest thing ever and everyone will laugh at you,” she said. So instead of a selfie stick, I found a selfie drone. It’s magical: it takes off …

Butterflies

It was too cold to spend too much time outside this weekend, so we went to see butterflies instead. In the winter, …

Sleeping with the sharks

Every few months, Ripley’s Aquarium has a “Sleeping with the Sharks” overnight trip. What they don’t tell you, however, is that there …

Stratford Trip

Before the long weekend we took a quick trip to Stratford to see Rocky Horror. We initially wanted to bike to the …

Mushroom, Mushroom

For our wedding day five years ago (where did all that time go?), Shauna crafted magical, felted mushrooms to make our barn …

Manitoulin Trip

Before leaving for the wilderness for two straight weeks, Devon learned to use the bear spray canister. Because we were heading way …

US Trip

Ironically, on Father’s Day the US managed to separate our tiny family too — I had to go on a business trip …

Spring Migration

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