Wrapping up 2013

Whew, what a year this has been. Lets hit the highlights! 1. At the end of January James and I moved into our dream house Even though we’ve been here a year just about it still strange living here. Our own backyard, no elevators to deal with, no mailbox keys, loads of space and most … [Read more…]

My first sleigh ride

You might not believe this, but I’ve lived in Canada for 10 years and 5 months and I didn’t have my first ever sleigh ride until Saturday December 15, 2013. Sadly there wasn’t enough snow on the ground so we didn’t go on sleds, but it was still lots of fun. The freezing part of … [Read more…]

Ignoring a child

So I’m curious, when should a child be ignored? When they are throwing a tantrum? When they are demanding to go outside in -30 degree weather? When they are being loud and totally distorting your peace and quiet? Hey, how about when they are asking you a serious question, but it’s a question you don’t … [Read more…]