My grandmother’s scone recipe is a favorite in our house. It’s simple, kids can pitch in, and it brings back wonderful memories of one of the greatest people I’ve ever known.
Posts tagged grandparents
Charlie’s Trip To Disneyland
Charlie made his trip to Disneyland this year. The annual tradition that happens when you turn 5 was as wonderful as anticipated.
The One Where Nana Loosens The Leash
When you send your kids off with Nana and Grandpapa, they’ll show you how you’re “really” doing when it comes to raising your kids. I learned that this week
Parenting Without A Net
For the firs time as parents, Jennifer and I are alone. We have no free time, no backup caregiver – we are on our own. When you’re parenting without a net, it means changing the rules a bit and I hate it.
In The Final Moments Of His Life, Calvin Has One More Talk With Hobbes
The final moments of Calvin’s life with Hobbes as imagined by a fan will beautifully break your heart and make you smile. Pass it on.
Don’t Take Grandparents For Granted
Don’t take grandparents for granted. They are a treasure whose time with us is far too short. If you have them nearby, you are lucky – celebrate it.
How To Score A Half Price Ticket On WestJet
Traveling with kids can be a pain, unless you score a half price ticket!
Why I Won’t Be Taking My Kids To Disneyland
I won’t be the one taking my kids to Disney. Been there done that. My son turns 6 this spring, and he’ll be going – it just won’t be my job to be the one to take him.
How To Talk To Kids About Death
There’s no easy way to talk to kids about death, so I just gave it to my son straight. When he asks questions, he gets answers.
A World Without Grandparents
Having family nearby is such a luxury for new parents. If you got married and had your family around the grandparents, you are so so lucky.
Lest We Forget
Today is Remembrance Day. Canadians are reminded of the impact of the day each time we spend $10. The poem, In Flanders Fields, is printed on the back of the bill. There are millions of…