Adventure | Parenting

A Blast from the Past

We finally made it out to the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology, it was a month later than planned but we made it! It takes about 3 hours to drive there from where we live and at the 2 hour mark Brom decided he needed to go home. He was tired from waking up early […]

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Connection

Giving and Receiving

“It is better to give, than to receive.” An old adage designed to encourage others to donate. But I wonder if it does more harm than good. “It is better…” think about it for a moment. If it is better to give, then the person giving is better than the person receiving. I know many […]

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Adventure | Self Care

Stepping Out of Comfort Zones

It takes a lot of soul searching, and twice as much work, to elevate myself to become a person I admire. It’s incredibly difficult to admit that I didn’t like who I was. It’s so hard to peal back the layers, find the parts I don’t like, amplify what I do, and rewrite new layers. […]

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Adventure | Connection | Parenting

… The kids will play!

Saturday came again and with it another trip south for Sarah and another day for Daddy to run the house solo. With ballet rescheduled that meant no plans and we were free to choose our own destiny. My day started at 3 am when Brom needed to go potty but wanted Sarah to help him, […]

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Adventure | Connection | Parenting

While Mommy’s Away

Last Saturday Sarah spent the day at a gala rehearsal, in a town 3 hours south of us. I stayed home with the kids and took over. Emotions were flying high for all of us. I was worrid because the new tires for the van hadn’t come in at the shop to be installed and […]

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Adventure | Connection | Parenting

While Mommy's Away

Last Saturday Sarah spent the day at a gala rehearsal, in a town 3 hours south of us. I stayed home with the kids and took over. Emotions were flying high for all of us. I was worrid because the new tires for the van hadn’t come in at the shop to be installed and […]

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Celebrate | Connection

Fighting Fear with Love

I feel a depth of emotion about today that I haven’t experienced since that day 15 years ago. That morning I had a Stats class. Our prof didn’t think any reason was good enough to not pay attention. I cried. We all cried. I don’t think she knew. After class, I spent time in Sub […]

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Another Year

Sept arrived in a blur this year. My birthday came on the 1st, it was a pretty low-key affair (we didn’t really do anything lol) I did get a present though (check out our instagram to follow along while I build the Lego Cinderella Castle – be warned, I build between parenting children and dealing […]

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Who am I?

This is a response to¬†Self Development¬†written by my wife Sarah. I read her post and thought that I should reflect on how I’ve grown since that conference many years ago. I remember sitting there holding Ella and trying to think of things that I could say when it came time for me share one of […]

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