Category Just Life

Mama and the Dopey Boy

  Did I tell you that Isaac had his adenoids out in the spring 2014? He snored terribly and doesn’t breathe  through his nose at all. His adenoids were blocking 70% of his nasal passage. Post surgery his snoring isn’t…

Ticket To Ride

My husband purchased the game Ticket to Ride last month. We had friends of ours over on Canada Day for a BBQ celebration. While the children ran inside and out, played lego, watched a movie and basically entertained themselves, the…

Family Camp 2014

   This past week Harvester’s Baptist Church hosted Family Camp and our family was able to go. Well, not DH because he was hard at work this week, but the rest of us were able to go. We’ve been going…

Another Visit to Sioux Lookout

One of the beautiful things about homeschooling is the freedom to pack up and hit the beach, the park or go on a 22+ hour road trip with your parents! We were chit-chatting one day about a visit to Sioux…

The First Beach Day of 2014

Daddy had to work late so after “noon nap” we packed up a few simple sandwiches and hit the road…you know for all of 12 minute…and piled out at the beach. It was nice and warm, but overcast so the…

fresh out of the bath

  This little boy is growing up so fast. We’re nearing the end of his 5th year. I always dread the 6th birthday…something magic seems to happen and whoosh the little seems so much bigger, independent, grown up. Praise God…

Coming Back, Coming up

  I’ve had a hard winter. Well, a hard tail of winter anyway. I battled with fatigue and depression earlier, and just a hectic schedule. Doctors appointments, therapy appointments, swimming, gymnastics, piano, church, the mom thing, the keeping-the-house-clean and the…

The Wild Bird Flew Into The Window

A little birdie had the misfortune of flying into our window a few weeks ago. Chloe dumped out the Kleenex from her Kleenex box to make a nice little home. With Gigi’s help, little birdie was put in the box…