One of the challenges with taking and posting a picture every day is that some days you just don’t take any pictures. Today was like that, in the past I would take some random thing in the house, a piece of tech or kids drawing, but today I’ve decided to do something different. Today I’ve… Continue reading POD: Tree of Lights from the past
Today we have a picture of our mischievous cat. We caught this shot of her in one of Violet’s drawers. As cute as it is it probably wouldn’t have been my POD if it was for the fact that she opened it herself, so that she could sit in it.
Today I return to my blog. I’ve wanted to return to blogging for a while, but I just never seem to have the time. Sure January 1st seems like the more traditional time to reboot my blog, but it didn’t work for me this year. Besides resolutions never seem to work, and starting on January… Continue reading Back to blogging… Again
This summer we planted our first Rose bush in our little flower garden. Back in June when the first flowers bloomed it was great. When they blew away I thought we were done for the year, but looked forward till next summer when we’d have new roses to admire. So I was surprised this… Continue reading POD: Roses
This spring Jacob took an art course after school, today was art show day. So I thought I’d share this collage I made from some picture of the event. It’s amazing what he can do when he takes his time and concentrates.
It seems our Elf on a Shelf was inspired by the kids time playing in the snow. With marshmallows and tooth picks he built is own ‘igloo’. Though it seems he ran out of marshmallows before he could finish.
After a weekend with 2 hockey games and a practice, we started the week off right back at the rink. She just can’t get enough time on the ice.
Tim Hortons Smile cookies have returned so today after school the kids had a special treat.
Today is the first day of September, and though the calendar says there are three more weeks of summer, everyone knows that it’s really only five more days. Ever since I started school Labour Day has marked the true end of summer and the beginning of the new year. As much as we celebrate January… Continue reading September First: The real new year begins
Yesterday Jacob’s team faced an elimination game. After loosing the first playoff game, they needed to win to force a third and deciding game. I’m happy to say they won.