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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 …

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 …

Spring Break

It’s Devon’s first spring break, but it doesn’t feel quite like spring yet. We’re trying to take advantage of the remaining winter to hit the slopes a few more times. Devon is getting really good at snow plough and he’s making it down the bunny slope mostly by himself. We’re …

Family Day

We took Devon on a little trip to Bayfield for Family Day. We stayed at the Little Inn where Shauna and I …

Space

Devon is increasingly fascinated by space. So after flying our selfie drone last weekend, we went to the Space exhibit at the …

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 …

Butterflies

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

Cozy Vortex

There’s nothing nicer during a polar vortex than being cozy. So this weekend we bundled up and headed to the Waterloo Region …

Chicken Pox

On Monday morning Devon complained that bugs were biting his tummy. “It’s chicken pox,” Shauna said after having one look at the …

Winter

After an unexpectedly mild December, we thought winter would never start: our local ski hill kept postponing its opening, all ice rinks …