Pumpkin Patch 2014

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This year’s Pumpkin Patch photos!  Hubby and his friend, Jason #2, took the girls to our local pumpkin patch at Hazelmere Farm.  It was a special trip for just dads and daughters. Here the girls are trying to all drive the tractor.  Good thing they can’t because … um, these girls are crazy drivers! Here’s […]

Back to School Favourites

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One of my favourite months of the year is September. Not because I get my “me” time back but because the idea of a new school year brings with it excitement and new adventures.  As a child, I loved getting new school supplies and clothes. It was always a very exciting time of year for […]

3 Things Thursday: October Edition

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It’s Thursday, October 2nd.  My girls are all in school and it’s my day off. A cup of coffee by my side, my lap top in front of me and a peaceful house. Bliss. We’ve had a  slow start to the 2014-15 school year with the extended BC Teachers Strike that went into the first […]

Farewell Summer!

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I am sad to say goodbye to Summer.  It was, by far, the most entertaining and enjoyable summer of all since I became a mother. The girls and I were on the go and always in good company.  We planned out our weeks and made sure to pack our days with tons of activities and […]

Hiking Mt. Baker: Heliotrope Ridge

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The Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest has some of the best trails to be found anywhere and they’re close to home.  Since we loved hiking Chain Lakes Loops on Mt. Baker a few weeks ago, we decided to return to try out a more strenuous hike. We chose to hike a trail called Heliotrope Ridge.  It […]