A sweet little pool party

Posted by on Jul 28, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

My cousin Amy’s daughter had her second birthday while we were down in Creston.  It was so fun watching all those little girl cousins running around together.  Amy had snacks in cute little beach buckets with the shovels to serve them.  Sunny sat down with the bucket of goldfish crackers and got a little territorial […]

Aspen’s Birthday

Posted by on Jul 22, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

It was my sweet little niece’s birthday celebration last week.  First we made cupcakes, then went up the lake in the late afternoon.  It was warm and beautiful. Then we went back to my parents’ for cupcakes (raspberry chocolate chip) and yummy local ice cream.  Happy birthday, little girl!

Doukhobor Day

Posted by on Jul 22, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Craig’s grandparents are visiting for a couple days and we took them to the Doukhobor museum this morning.  We’ve never been there either, so it was fun to play tourist with them

Camping at Summit Lake

Posted by on Jul 3, 2014 in adventures | No Comments

These are from our first evening camping a couple weeks ago. Camping in a small tent with young kids is a bit challenging…as is hiking with tired children.  Still, it was beautiful, and there were marshmallows and bats and lots and lots of rocks to throw in the lake

Canada Day

Posted by on Jul 2, 2014 in Uncategorized | One Comment

We decided to head over to Nelson yesterday evening for Canada Day (there are no fireworks in Castlegar, sad).  The historic streetcar runs for free on the holiday and the girls were very excited as they love trains.  Sunny kept calling it a school bus. This is what happens when you ask your husband to hold […]