A break in the routine

Our family went to camp this past weekend. It’s usually a sleepover camp for kids during the summer, but it

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Sitting in the stands

So, I’m not bragging (okay, I am), but my middle kid just took a first place and two second place ribbons at city track this year.

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The place to be

After what seemed like half a month of rain, we’ve had some pretty good weather these last few days, which means that my backyard inevitably becomes the neighbourhood playground.

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As a family

I know that many of us parents end up feeling drained by our children’s schedules, especially as those children get old enough to have their own social lives and interests. 

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Community Hoops

My older two kids have both been deeply into basketball this spring, along with most of the neighbourhood it seems.

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Spring

Thank heavens for spring. I know we’re not yet past the possibility of a late snow storm. I know there will be lots of frosty nights yet before the warm weather really gets here. 

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Modeling failure

You’ve probably been there. After you’ve told your children that they shouldn’t do something countless times, they catch you doing it. 

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Gone paintballin’

 My eldest son turned 12 this past week, and he decided that he wanted to go paintballing. 

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