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…

Agatha’s post about her day

Today at the pool, there was an obstacle course. The first time I didn’t do good, but the second time I went with a lifejacket. And I DID IT! It was so much fun! If you ever do it, I bet you’d have fun too! But just to warn you, a heads up, it’s wobbly!…

The Princess and the Broken Heart.

Our wonderful adventure with our new friends Sir Homer D’Omer, Smaul the Troll, Dragon, Mrs. Beth MacBeth, and Eager the Ogre  has now come to an end. Agatha recieved one last package in the mail. This one did not contain a letter or riddles, only a book. The Princess (the Knight, the Troll, the Librarian,…

A Letter from Dragon!

Our daughter Agatha has been recieving all sorts of mysterious letters: A Knight named Sir Homer D’omer tasked her with helping him wake the sleeping princess Marjorie A Troll named Smaul, he lives under the bridge of Princess Marjorie’s castle and also want her woken so people will continue to cross the bridge and answer…

More letters, more puzzles!

Once again our mailbox has recieved mysterious letters from Knights and Trolls! A new letter from Sir Homer D’omer, containing another pouch and a second necklace. This necklace has been passed down from through generation of Knights and Sir Homer knows she is up to the task of protecting it! Using the Templar Cipher, we discover…

Birthday Traditions

It isn’t everyday a person turns eight years old. In fact, I’m not even sure she’s really allowed to turn eight already! But she assures me that’s the way birthday works, so I’ve got to believe her. Today, after eight amazing years our little baby turned into a bright your lady in the blink of…

Hello August!

How time flies, July is almost over. For me it’s pretty much done, I work the next couple nights so I won’t even be able to enjoy the last few days of the month. That only leaves August for our summer and we’re definitely taking advantage of it! Coming off of two vacations only spaced…

Pokemon GO

If you haven’t heard by now there is a new mobile app, Pokemon GO. It’s the most downloaded app world wide, it released in Canada yesterday and over 45 million people logged on! It is an Augmented Reality game using your smart device’s GPS and camera to put Pokemon into your world! You walk around…

A Mysterious Letter Part 2: Smaul

We’ve been away camping in the Rocky Mountains for a couple days and we’ll be sharing pictures and stories from that soon, but when we got home and looked in the mailbox Agatha had another letter from the International Headquarters of Information! This time the letter came with a small pouch, an excerpt from Ye Olde…

A Mysterious Letter

Today Agatha got mail, last time she got mail it was a gold Starbuck’s card. We’re not sure how she managed that but it was pretty exciting. Today, however, may have been the start of the most exciting thing she has ever been part of yet! In a plain blue envelope directed from the “Department…

Agatha’s First Post

Today I was at my auntie’s house, we were pretending to be lions! I’m not sure what I think about being lions and zebra’s, I was a zebra. You get tackled, other than that, it was fun! The cake was mostly whipped creammmmmmmmm Yummmmmmmm! And it had strawberries on top. The cupcakes, there were white…