Monthly Archives: June 2013
The Toronto Zoo has a new attraction right next to the Gorilla enclosure. Blake was a teeny tiny bit taller than 42 inches so on he went. (Why is a Canadian Zoo using inches as a measurement???) It was so cool. Two floors of ropes course awesomeness. Blake was terrified at first. He was shaking … Continue reading
Another day, another splash pad. The zoo had a huge and amazing splash pad with water coming out of every place.
I love the Toronto Zoo. It’s big and friendly, awesome and full of peacocks! My best monkey!!! Nine years ago Scotty and I got married and some wonderful NZ friends came over for the celebration. We took them to the zoo. I have a picture of Jack and Max in the exact same spot making … Continue reading
Blake and Scotty found a gigantic spider in the bathroom. My dad caught it in a peanut butter jar while my sister cowered in the corner and then we released it on the front lawn where I bravely took a photo (and then cropped it to make it look like I was really close.) He … Continue reading
One of the things we often do when we are in Kleinburg is take a walk in McMichaels. They have a sculpture park there with LARGE iron sculptures donated by an artist from Manitoba named Ivan Eyre. This one is my dad’s favourite because he likes the dog. I quite like it too. … Continue reading
We’ve been spending every summer in St Marys for 9 summers now. This is the first year we have gone to any Baseball Hall of Fame events – shame on us. We dragged our friends Sharon and Tony to the Home Run Derby and it was really nice. BJ Birdie (who is now called Ace) … Continue reading
Tie dying shirts was on our summer bucket list. Check. Erin’s pattern is a bullseye. Blake’s is sunbursts. Sure was hot and sunny today.
Today we visited 2 splash pads. One in London and one in Thorndale. The one is London is a few years old and half of it wasn’t working, the one in Thorndale is brand spanking new and it’s AWESOME! We have been to a few splash pads in our time and Blake loves them. He … Continue reading
Here are a whole whack of pictures of a day at the rink. Well 30 minutes at the rink anyway. My stubborn wee man refuses to wear hockey gloves. Time to head home…
A strong guy. A fit guy. And let’s face it, a crazy guy! He’s kind of mental, but we really, really like him. Brett has this sled like contraption that he puts weight on. Today he ‘only’ added 90 pounds.