The annual dispatch to my son on his birthday. Today, Kale turns seven.
Ross, Kale and I recently returned home from an 8 day trip to Maui. It was a really great family vacation. I’ve been asked to recap the trip, so this is a pretty lengthy blog[…]
We’ve been busy. Admittedly, most of my free time these days has been paying attention to municipal politics and I’ve been hanging out more than normal on Twitter talking about the upcoming election. We’re been[…]
Oh Kale. Really? You’re three? What happened to the past 36 months of my life? When did this happen? When did you suddenly go from a newborn blob to this? This chatty, social, silly, lovely,[…]
December 24: Everything’s OK. What was the best moment that could serve as proof that everything is going to be alright? And how will you incorporate that discovery into the year ahead? (Author Kate Inglis)[…]
Happy birthday, little bean.
Hi, hey, how’s it going? Things here are silly busy as we make way for the farmer market season. We took this past 8 glorious days off to spend some quality time with my folks[…]
Catching up. Man, there are so many things I want to share these days. So this is a real mixed bag, and lots of photos. I’ll explain as we go. Back at the beginning of[…]
This is actually reblogged from Tenth to the Fraser, the site I write for when I have a moment here and there. New content soon – my life is getting less busy, I promise. From[…]
I have a friend, Harry, who was our photographer at our wedding. Harry is a great photographer, who captures some amazing candid shots at our wedding, including shots like this one: From Wedding Photos to[…]
What I find most amazing about these pictures is not just the growth of Kale, but also how both Ross and I appear to have changed. A baby changing is inevitable, and expected. I think[…]
For Mother’s Day, I wanted to go for a quick hike / stroll. I have this book called “109 Walks in British Columbia’s Lower Mainland” and so I went through it and found a few[…]
I’ve been a bit absent from Blogland these days, for a few reasons. One, that entry about Kale’s 9 month mark really took a lot out of me. And I know that sounds kinda lame,[…]
My mom and step dad came for a visit yesterday. It was great. Rick had a seminar all day, so Kale and I went and picked up Mom from her hotel and we came back[…]
Kale is six months old yesterday.This was supposed to auto-publish yesterday, darn it. Six months old is a huge milestone no matter who you ask. Books identify six months old as the start of toddlerhood and[…]
When Kale was a wee-er little monster, all covered in baby acne and new new new, we took a picture of the three of us lying on the bed, with Ross holding the camera out. Here[…]