This is Gross
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This is Gross

We were recently hit with quite the storm, completely out of nowhere on a beautiful hot day. The storm blew in faster than I could shut the windows. The fierce wind picked up much dirt and covered everything in the house. Gross. Most of my tall aspen trees couldn’t fight against the wind and uprooted. Ugh. Then. The hail started….

Family Fun ~ Strawberry Shortcake: Follow Your Berry Own Beat!
Lifestyle | Parenting

Family Fun ~ Strawberry Shortcake: Follow Your Berry Own Beat!

On Friday night, the girls and I had a very special time together. We went to Strawberry Shortcake: Follow Your Berry Own Beat! Excitement was high that entire day, my kids were literally jumping for joy and eager for showtime. They didn’t know what to expect for the show, yet knew they would see beloved friends from TV and in books.

Tradesies Anyone?
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Tradesies Anyone?

  January in Alberta, bah-humbug. This morning we woke up to this: I debated posting a photo of the cold day here, remarking on how exposed skin can freeze within minutes of exposue. But who needs nor wants to see that?! So depressing. Instead, I stare longingly at this….. ahhhh. Think warm thoughts. Think tropics…

January in Alberta
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January in Alberta

  We’ve had quite the nice start to January 2013 with a Chinook {is that a local term?} gracing its presence across Alberta. Instead of the usual -20 and lower, it’s been hovering around 0 to +5 for the past week. I’m insanely in love with Mother Nature right now. Yet just in saying that, I jinxed…

Capital Ex: Edmonton
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Capital Ex: Edmonton

Mini donuts, bells ringing, cotton candy, music playing, and the ‘woosh’ sounds from nearby rides – it’s Capital Ex time! From July 20-29, Edmonton will be filled with excitement as thousands take in the annual fair and exhibition, Capital Ex. My family and I are so excited to take a trip into ‘the city’, to…