Archive for July, 2010
Today is the third day of the kids summer camp and they are having a blast. I have been picking up their friends Megan and Stephanie. My favourite part of the day is listening to them talk about their days, comparing notes and singing and making jokes. The drive to the camp is about half [...]
This last weekend, our friend Rick call us up to join them at their property on lake Schnarr in Ontario. We jumped at the chance. We have been there every summer and the kids just love hanging out and just playing with their kids. They have no running water or electricity so it is a [...]
Only July 18th 2010, Kyle’s cousin Patricia was married to Glen at the Breezy Bend Golf Course here in Winnipeg. It was so much fun. Kyle’s siblings and niece and nephews were all there and we had a great time. It was Andrew’s birthday and even after the birthday party, he had loads of energy [...]
Last Friday we went Strawberry Picking. Unfortunately on our drive there, I realized I forgot my camera so you will have to use your imagination.
What a week of partying. Last week was Natalie’s party and this week is Andrews. Today Andrew had 2 of his friends over for a little get together. He was so excited. He had pick out his clothes and underwear the week before. It was so funny when the boys arrived they were all dressed [...]
Natalie has seen her siblings having their friends over for birthday parties so this year as she turned 5, she wanted to have her friend over too. It was a fun Monday afternoon. She had 4 little friends over which age ranged from 2-9 years. The party started at 1pm till about 5ish… They played [...]
Just watched this video about space saving furniture. It is so cool. Great engineering designs, I think everyone can appreciate it.
When deciding what to do for their birthday cakes, I asked the kids specifically what they wanted on their cakes. Both Natalie and Andrew wanted to have gummy worms for their cakes. Guess what, last Monday, grandma Lita, comes over with some jelly beans and a container of gummy worms. How appropriate was that. I [...]
Natalie just turned 5 today. She was so excited when she woke up this morning and went straight downstairs to tell daddy that she is 5 today. At church this morning she told everyone… So precious. She says that she is a big girl now, not mummy’s baby anymore…
Summers feel so short and we love to spend as much time as we can outdoors. One of our outings this summer was going to Grand Beach which is about an hour and a half from Winnipeg on Lake Manitoba. This beach is so popular for families with young kids is because it is shallow [...]