our adventures

My dad turned 65

Last weekend we celebrated my dad’s 65th birthday.┬áIt was an intimate celebration with family and friends, the best kind of birthday party. The afternoon started off with some cards and … Continue reading

April 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

I went to Washington

At the end of February I had a work thing in Gaithersburg, Maryland which is about an hour outside of Washington. This was my first time in the DC area … Continue reading

March 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Life is sweet

We’ve had a warm snap over the last week which prompted my family to tap the maple trees. Kirby and I had planned a visit so he could go skiing … Continue reading

February 26, 2017 · 1 Comment

I went to Saskatoon

It’s true, I went to Saskatoon. And unlike most people from Ottawa who have to travel to Saskatoon for work, I was really looking forward to it. Partly, because I … Continue reading

February 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Christmas 2016

For me, the Christmas season started on December 2nd when I went to see the Nutcracker ballet with some friends of mine from work. We started the evening off with … Continue reading

January 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

Fourth annual Christmas baking

Last weekend Sylvie and I undertook our fourth annual Christmas crafting weekend. We were pretty excited because this year we had a digital candy thermometer and a plan that was … Continue reading

December 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Autumn fun

At the end of October we went to Orford to visit my mom. While we were there, mom decided it was time to harvest the first lemon off her Myers … Continue reading

November 27, 2016 · Leave a comment