Category Archives: Look Back

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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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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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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A Walk in the Park

The other day the kids had long naps, and I knew that it would make for a late bedtime and long evening after our early supper, so once we were finished eating, and dishes done, we jumped in the car … Continue reading

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Currently. Sick kids, new Tech, Same old complaints

So every once in awhile Hannah posts one of these and I just shamelessly copy it because I would never think of doing it all on my own.  And when its been awhile since a thoughtful blog post and there … Continue reading

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A Message from a Friend in the Mommy Trenches

I have noticed a few “Dear new mom: appreciate the moments” posts swirling around in the past few days. I always read those posts, especially when they are written by some of my favourite bloggers and friends. I love those posts … Continue reading

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Coffee Date – 29 Things I am Thankful For

Today’s my 29th Birthday. Somewhere along the line (maybe during my missionary years?) I got in the habit of sharing {birthday number} things I am thankful for at the table with the cake eating. My mom was sweet and made … Continue reading

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