Category Archives: Personal

This was the first year I went on the River Trip.  I am not a seasoned camper and I do not enjoy fishing.  To say I ‘do not enjoy fishing’ is an understatement – I am actually afraid of fish.  Afraid of fish like some people are afraid of spiders or snakes.  So imagine my […]

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An evening with cousins.  Exploring the woods, playing make believe, making music.  Frisbee golf.  Picking the forest out of their hair when we got home.  

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My kids wanted spaghetti for breakfast, a fort to watch movies in and a pyjama day.  My house is clean.  Floors and bathrooms, even the storage space under the stairs.  The Rubbermaid bins have been labelled and the junk drawer cleaned.  I put all of the Canadian Tire money in order and clipped it together […]

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We don’t travel on long weekends and I don’t need to tell you why.  Instead, we usually have friends that brave the highways and come visit.  After heading home from the local farmer’s market with our dinner, we ate, drank and then decided to go for a walk.  We had to go find the old […]

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He picked me flowers.  Then asked me to show him a magic card trick. ‘Actually.  Oh, wait. Mom?  You have to show me a magic card trick on my Birthday, Christmas and all the Easters.’ Good thing I know a few card tricks already.    

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