Rest in peace, Mooki: 1999 – 2015.
It’s important to keep memories alive. Three things I do to try and keep my dad’s memory alive for Kale.
A photo round up of our inaugural paddle around Burnaby Lake.
Quick little make-ahead breakfast or snacktime egg pucks (aka Crustless Mini Quiches)
A Poem: summer is here, so are the lice, I’m keeping busy, pass the wine.
Happy Mother’s Day, Mom!
I can’t believe I didn’t see it coming. Or maybe I did but didn’t want to admit it. I can’t do it all.
Defining success as a parent and as a person. What is remarkable?
Here’s part two of my series on getting started car camping with your family – the Camp Kitchen! Food, packing it, and cooking it. Plus: snacks.
It is day one of Spring Break and I’m already pretty much done with “Mom I want to tell you something” and “Mom do you want to see my [game/thing I’m obsessed with]?” and “What[…]
In a land of picky eating, I get asked a lot about how we manage food at our house. Here are my main food rules.
It’s been ages since I last posted a recipe! This has quickly become one of Kale’s favourites so I thought I’d post it and share. Next time we make it, I’ll grab a picture and[…]
Part one of a two part series on getting started as a car-camping family. In this post, I look as the essential gear and where you should spend and where you can scrimp.
How a set of green rubber Rainbow Loom cat ears prompted me to examine my own perceptions about gendered toys, and wonder how those impact my son.
Thinking about a place we’ll be at very soon – without Mooki.
Why I don’t care if me taking selfies bugs you.
Looking back on 2014, and setting goals for 2015. My Annual Year in Review post.
Why I am involved so heavily in my community, and four pieces of advice if you’re interested in getting involved where you live.
Hicks Lake is tucked on the east side of Harrison Lake, a little section of Sasquatch Provincial Park, one of the prettiest and probably my favourite campsite we’ve tried in BC.
We checked out Monck Provincial Park, located near Merritt in BC. Definitely recommended.
My annual letter to my child on the sixth anniversary of his arrival to this world.
Why I’m on Team One-and-Done.
We bring along a special Camping Toybox when we go camping as a family. Here’s what’s in it.
We took a quick trip to Fort Ebey State Park on Whidbey Island. Highly recommended when camping with kids.