July 2011 archive

Nachomamatees (giveaway)

Nachomamatees carries “shirts not fo yo mama”.  You definitely need to have a sense of humour to really appreciate these shirts  My husband was browsing on the site when he saw the Zombie T Shirts, and when he cam across the Zombie Apocalypse T Shirt he had to have it. He wore this shirt while we were on our trip to New Brunswick and it was quite the conversation starter! The shirt is a slim fit, so if you’re not sure it’s best to err on the side of caution and go up a size.  This shirt Read more […]


Since my husband’s parental leave came to an end sooner than anticipated due to a fabulous opportunity with his employer, I decided to pack up the girls earlier this week and spend a few days beside the pool with the grandparents.  While we were there, my mom found the picture of me as a baby that is on the left – my girls get most of their looks from their Daddy but I think Rowan definitely has Mommy’s genes too! Rowan is 3.5 months old and I’d guess I was somewhere around the same age.  Do Read more […]

Canada Day aftermath

Tonight my 2 year old asked to go to the park.  It was a little later than we usually head out, but she’d had a good nap this afternoon and it was still light out, so at 8pm we walked down the street to our neighbourhood park. The park that the many children in our neighbourhood use. The park that was probably full of kids all day because the weather was so beautiful today. The park that was full of garbage from exploded fireworks that *someone* set off in celebration of Canada Day Read more […]

Happy Canada Day!

It’s amazing the difference a year can make.  This was Ashlyn last Canada Day (2010): And here she is on Canada Day 2011: I hope all of my fellow Canadians had a great Canada Day, and that my American readers have a great Independence Day! Read more […]

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