Category Archives: Family

January in a Coconut Shell 

[A short quick update that isnt actually super short? Or is it? I can’t tell from this silly phone!] I really want to write more but the desktop computer we bought turned out to be a total dud and I … Continue reading

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a look back at 2016

I really love these Look Back posts of each year. It’s taken me awhile but I wanted to pull this one together because it’s about the only way I remember most of what happens some years. And I don’t want … Continue reading

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My House Painting Saga

 Our house painting its finished! my sister asked for pictures and I may one day wanna remember what it was like when it was all fresh and new so I took way too many and plan to share them all. … Continue reading

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44/52 another trip to the Zoo

Clara. Jumping in the hat Hugh. Watching flamingos, on one leg of course Tessa. Always filled with JOY

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42/52 jumping back in the saddle 

I have majorly dropped the ball on project52. But the unicorn trifecta of free time + WiFi + battery life in my phone is happening now and I thought I’d take advantage of it.  She was actually pretty impressed that … Continue reading

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12 Months of Tessa

A year ago today Tessa upstaged Brian’s 29th Birthday with her arrival. So today while celebrating Brian’s 30th birthday we are also celebrating Tessa’s 1st. Here’s a little look back at how she’s grown. I will have to grab some more … Continue reading

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Getting to Sunday Mass during a Houseboating Trip in the Shuswap

We planned a family houseboating trip to celebrate both my mom and dad turning 60 this year, Dad in August and Mom in October, so we booked in mid september, 3 nights aboard the “Woody’s Crew” out of Sicamous BC. … Continue reading

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Houseboating Trip Highs and Lows

I spent the day putting together the video clips I shot on our houseboating trip! I think it will end up taking me a couple of posts to capture all of our trip, so along with this post I will … Continue reading

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7 Picture Heavy Quick Summer Highlight Takes

  This super quick, picture heavy post is just to remember some of the highlights of our summer activities so far. Some of these experiences were less blissful than the pictures portray, (cough, strawberry not actually picking) But we have … Continue reading

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Tessa at 10 Months, Things to remember about this phase

Tessa turned 10 months old on the 2nd. Totally failed at getting pictures of her at the 9 month mark, but pictures AND a blog post for 10 months? She’s spoiled. I’m looking back and reading from when Hugh was about this … Continue reading

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