• The Call

    This year, we have had the privilege of getting to know a very special lady, Jane Hampton as Ethan’s Grade R teacher. She and her husband, Mike recently adopted a little girl and when I read her blogpost about the experience of getting ‘that call’ I asked her permission to share it with all of […]

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  • Boys and accidents

    This week I got one of those calls from a teacher, the kind where you see the school’s name come up on your phone and you swallow hard! You don’t want to answer it but you know you must! Jude’s teacher’s first words were, “Don’t worry Sharon he’s fine BUT…” Jude had been running around […]

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  • Blogpost husband travel #1 No,not!

    Possibly my favorite stage of a child’s development is when they start exploring the realm of sounds and words and realise that they can communicate with the world around them. Third time around, Nate is no exception. He is definitely the slowest of my three boys to speak, and we are still a way off […]

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  • When chaos reigns

    One might think that third time around, the terrible twos wouldn’t even make me flinch but we have had a particularly crazy week with Nate and I am physically and emotionally exhausted! First up,he has had croup the last week which has meant staying indoors for us and miserable boredom for him. To prevent too […]

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