“Daddy, is Santa Claus real?” “Of course. Why do you ask?” “No, I mean is he REALLY, real?” I looked over at my wife who was at the kitchen counter with her head down but I caught her shooting me a sideways glance and I knew she wanted no part of this conversation any more [...]
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This is not exactly the first-entry-back-after-my-long-hiatus I had planned but nonetheless this is what motivated me to start up the blog again. It is really incomprehensible, the tragedy that took place in Newton Connecticut this past week. There are so many thoughts swirling around in my head I don’t even know where to begin. My [...]
A fun annual event for us – the Sugar Bush Festival at Kortright!
As we close in on March Break, we are trying to ensure we have things lined up for the kids to do, to avoid any cabin fever during their time off. Also on the plus side, (literally) it looks like we’re going to have some great temperatures in Southern Ontario that week!
I’m boycotting Family Day this year. Adios. I remember when Family Day was first announced for Ontario back in the fall of 2007, my initial thought was, “Cool, a long weekend in February”.