A Day At Canada’s Wonderland

By Wednesday, June 15, 2016

A crowded amusement park is enemy number one to Meg and I; we were raised to abhor them. Despite this, there was no way to get out of taking the kids to Canada's Wonderland this summer. We decided a Tuesday while school was still in was the best move. Besides, I am a big proponent of learning by living, ...

Sidewalk Etiquette

By Thursday, June 2, 2016

We can't get off this topic; no one seems to know or care about sidewalk etiquette.  We have blogged about it before, and are dismayed that nothing has changed.  What gives people? Why shouldn't the sidewalk be shared? We did a quick video, to further our cause: Cheers L&M

Winter Highlights

By Tuesday, March 22, 2016

It is hard to believe winter is behind us. Despite the snow that is falling right now, spring is here. I love when we get to say goodbye to winter, Meg is struggling a bit this year. She has never owned a dog before and is learning how quickly Hank can turn the main floor of her house into ...

What Would Your Warning Label Say?

By Tuesday, February 23, 2016

I saw this question on Instagram over the weekend. It immediately made me laugh because I pictured Leigh with a label around her neck reading, Caution: Loud and Easily Distracted. Imagine if we all walked around with warning signs on us, cautioning those to our less affable traits. What would your label say? Of course it depends on who you ask ...

I Can’t Teach My Husband Anything, Can You?

By Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Nothing. Not even how to shovel a driveway. Dylan is South African and grew up under very different circumstances than me. Not only did he come of age during Apartheid, but is also the youngest, and only boy in his family. Our upbringings couldn't be more different. I believe strongly this is partly to blame for why he will ...