Making a nest

This week has been a great week, because we finally (knock on wood) discovered a solution to our bedtime woes.

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Growing up

You know how you see a picture of your kid from 10 years ago, and you know it’s your kid,

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When I have kids…

My sister-in-law and three year old niece are up from Louisiana for an early Christmas visit this week. It’s been

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Making Beautiful Music

I’m the only musically useless person in my family. Both of my parents and all four of my brothers play

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Off to see the Wizard

If you follow the Yellow Brick Road it will lead you right to the Elgin Theatre this holiday season where

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Watching it live

I have a friend who lets me use his company’s season tickets to see the Toronto Raptors a couple of

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Hardest part

I’m often asked by new or soon-to be parents (as I suspect many of you have been asked) what the

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First date

So my eldest son is planning his first date. To be clear, the girl in question has been his friend-not-my-girlfriend

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So much mess

I need to begin by admitting that I’m not the neatest person in the world. I’m not exactly a slob

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For the Love of the Game

My middle son, who had been playing rep level soccer as recently as September, has decided to switch his attention

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