Rachel at 11

Our eldest granddaughter turns 11 today. And she inches ever closer to that magic 13 number…or is the magic number 16? Whatever the number she is growing up and is an adorable girl. She loves music, gymnastics, riding her bike, reading, and drawing. She is smart, outgoing, and attractive with the wonderful gift of making…

The Scooter

The girls love their bikes – not so much Ted. So Jason bought Ted a scooter, which in the end has not had much use. This week Beth decided to pull it out and give it a try. Yesterday she really got hold of the trick of it and was off like a rocket. I…

Wild Weekend in Ottawa

After a week of meetings, we headed to Ottawa to spend some time with Jason and the kids. We had no idea what we were about to experience. Arriving after supper on Friday we looked for a day of bikes, parks, fun outside at the park, and some table games! We were really enjoying the…