Monthly Archives: October 2011


There are times in life when the ocean is calm and you can see for miles, there is more than enough time to do everything you want and need to do, and you never feel like you are running out of energy. There are also times in life when the ocean is a bit wavy, […]


Me: “What’s on your mind?” The Boy: “Where’s my mind mommy?” Me: “It’s your brain, inside your head.” The Boy: “Oh. Mommy, that would be gross if we ate people.” Me: ???? ~~~~~~~~~~~ Me: “What would you like for supper tonight buddy?” The Boy: “I don’t know Mommy, just make something” Me: “Ok, I just […]


I thought I would share a little bit of happy with you all. This is Donovan at his skating lessons tonight. He is getting better and it’s only been two lessons so far! I can’t wait to see him by the end of the year.


There is not a day that goes by that I am not thankful for the lives of these three amazing kids. I am a better person because of each of them, and the world is a better place because they are in it. thankful. 


When Donovan had barely learned to walk, his second Christmas with us, we decided it was time to buy him skates. We had this romantic idea that little kids, especially Canadian little kids, needed skates good and early. So we went to Canadian Tire and picked out the smallest pair we could find. I wrapped […]

fire fighters

I’m not sure exactly WHEN it happened, but sometime in the last few months, Donovan has decided that he wants to be a Fire Fighter when he grows up. So this weekend, we went first to Tim Hortons (of course) and picked up some TimBits to take to one of the local Fire Stations in […]