Archive for Fatherhood

POD: Posing for Mommy

Tonight was Violet’s first Tech Rehearsal for her Saturday Recitals. Afterwards I wanted to get a picture of her, but she refused to pose for me. So I snapped today’s picture of the day while she posed for Melissa.

POD: Violet starts soccer

Today was Violet’s first Soccer game of the season. It was a bit chilly, but she loved it. She really gets into the game.

POD: Young Graduates


Today I thought I’d share a picture of a couple of pictures we have on our wall. On is a few years old, while the other we just put up.

POD: Planning the day


Today we celebrated the long weekend with a trip to Canada’s Wonderland. I captured this picture at the start of our day as Violet and Jacob planned what rides we’d go on first.

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POD: Birthday Recon


Today after taekwondo, Jacob and I headed to Playdium to see if it is really where he wants to celebrate his birthday with his friends. It was fun playing the different games with my boy and he was so excited that in a few short weeks he will be there with some of his closest friends from school.

POD: A Hand for Mommy


Today I share a picture of one of Violet’s Mothers day gifts. I have to say when I saw it I was thrilled. It’s such a sweet gift and I’m so amazed that her teach did it with all the kids in her class. I just wish Jacob had made one.

POD: Is that Crazy Enough?


Today at the kid’s school was crazy hair day, and so out came the hair dye. They both were so excited to head to school with their colourful dews.

POD: Getting Ready for Crazy Hair day


Tomorrow the kids have crazy hair day at school. So  tonight we headed out to get some supplies. I’ll be sure to share the results tomorrow.

POD: 3 on 3 Skills


I experienced a day of extremes today, in the morning I took the kids to swimming class at Gus Ryder pool keeps its temperature sweltering, no mater how hot or cold it is outside. Today it felt like a sauna. Then in the afternoon it was off to Canlan Ice Rink where I froze in my t-shirt and shorts. Though I did manage to get this cool picture of Violet during the drills.

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POD: Monkey Violet


Today after school Violet insisted on showing off her impressive skills on the monkey bars. I tried to capture a video her, but it isn’t worth sharing. So for today’s picture of the day I have this image I captured of her.