Our last night in Ontario proved to be a lot of fun. We had our third day in a row of Sushi, which although I was scared of receiving mercury poisoning, I found it to be the best sushi outing yet! Afterwards, we went out to a board game cafe. We played three games – … More Headed West Back to Our Nest
Every new year we are bombarded with the phrase ‘New Year, New Me.’ Patrick and I joke around with the phrase, but when we actually think about it we ask, why new me? New habits perhaps? New resolutions? New goals? We’ve looked at our new year resolutions and realized that we’ve been recycling the same … More New Year, Renewed Us?
Before we embarked on our surprise journey home, we pre-celebrated Christmas in Drumheller. Our first Christmas in Alberta! Thank you again to our families for all the thoughtful cards and gifts! New traditions we started this holiday season: – make each other advent calendars – drink hot chocolate with Bailey’s every time we play Twilight … More Christmas Eve Morning
December 24th, 2016 – 6:30 pm // We drove to the Calgary airport in a snow storm. December 24th, 2016 – 8:30 pm // Arrived at the airport, checked – in, and had our second dinner at A&W while we waited for our flight. December 25th, 2016 – 12:00 am // Boarded our plane to YYZ. … More The Journey Home
After much deliberation about whether or not we want a real tree or a fake tree, we decided to go for a real tree. Getting a real Christmas tree came with the promise of an adventure. And boy, did we go on an adventure. Our first stop was Canadian Tire. We bought a simple tree … More Oh, Christmas Tree…
Today we decided to visit the small town of Delia – population 200. Although, driving around it felt smaller than that. The weather was great. It was a wonderful 19 degrees. We are sure it was a lot warmer in Ontario, in other words, there’s no need to text us and brag about it. But, … More Delia
Our first Halloween in Alberta looked like this… We ordered pizza and wings from Pizza Hut across the street. We baked Halloween cupcakes. We stuffed our faces while watching Hocus Pocus. In other words, it was an awesome Halloween. So chill-ing. We didn’t give out candy because we knew we wouldn’t get any kids. The … More Halloween 2016