At supper tonight Jen mentioned that she wished the kids liked asparagus. Ella speaks up and says: Gross. I like asparagus as long has it is covered in cheese and ketchup.
We woke up to find out that schools are closed again today, the third day in a row, due to snow and road conditions. Noah was up first can came to check if there was school and was excited about the news and delivered the news to two of his sisters. He came back toContinue reading “A tale of two sisters”
Ella and I went out on a Christmas shopping date today. When we were sitting having a treat I tried sneaking a picture of her. She asked if I just took a picture of her but I jokingly denied it. She came and looked at my phone and I showed her the pictures I took.Continue reading “Very Modest”
Today the kids all had the day off school so we are taking a long weekend to go and visit some friends. We grabbed a quick breakfast at McDonalds of egg McMuffins. Noah isn’t a huge fan of eggs or english muffins so Jen made him banana muffins that he could eat. Sitting beside hisContinue reading “Bacon Lover”
We’re taking a morning walk along the waterfront and Noah looks out and says Look there is a trail of brightness across the water!
Jen and Ella were singing some Jordan Knight song tonight. Caile didn’t care for it so Jen warned her that it was the New Kids On The Block she was talking about. Caile replied That’s not the New Kids On The Block it’s just some old man.
Today we are visiting Ross Farm Museum for their annual winter frolic event. As we were walking from the car into the snow we were talking to the kids about the different activities that were on. There is sledding, snow shoes, horse sleigh rides, and hot chocolate. At the mention of hot chocolate Caile pipesContinue reading “Favourite Winter Activity”
Noah came home from school the other day while I was away all proud of himself. Their school gives out Bravos to students when they are caught being or doing something good. Positive reinforcement at it’s finest. They can then save up these bravos and trade them in for a reward. Noah found that ifContinue reading “Always Thinking”
Ah the joys of parenthood. Caile is at that age, really she’s been there for a while, where she realizes her Parents don’t know everything, but that’s OK because she has a solution. Today she brought home her musical instrument from school that she will be playing in the band. She decided early on sheContinue reading “The All Knowing”
Getting ready for bed Noah wanted to have blueberries for a snack. He had already eaten them a couple times during the day and can go through quite a few. Jen told him he couldn’t have any more today or else he would turn into a blueberry. Without missing a beat he said: That’s whatContinue reading “No More Blueberries”