Category: Family

Benny and Yaya at five

Benny and Yaya at five

This year marks Ben and Ella’s fifth year – a seemingly landmark year. The babies are gone. Well, they still come out once in a while, but they are rapidly moving into the next...

Canada Day Cakes 0

Canada Day Cakes

Canada is a great place to live. Home of the beaver and the maple leaf. So, we celebrated Canada Day this year with some homemade maple leaf cakes. Here is the recipe for the...

My favourite piece of Maddy art

My favourite piece of Maddy art

Maddy is a talented artist and this is one of my favourite pieces she has done. This preceded her “wing period” in which all she ever draws is wings – birds, mythical winged beings,...

Magic dust

Magic dust

Saturday was dress rehearsal and picture day for the first ballet recital. Ella’s troupe (Baby Ballet, Tuesday class) are doing the Magic Dust dance in Cinderella. When I look at these pictures, it’s as...

Sam Pellegrino

Sam Pellegrino

Meet Sam – the newest member of our family. Did I want a new pet? No. Did we want a new cat? Eventually. Could anyone say no to this face? But what about Abigail?...