The Great Big Boo

Last weekend Anthony and I got to take the kids to see The Great Big Boo, a Halloween musical at the Forum. I had always considered taking the boys, but somehow with all the birthday celebration preparations and costume buying or making and Halloween decorating it just hadn’t happened. This year we were given tickets […] . . . → Read More: The Great Big Boo

Happy Hallowe’en or Halloween, however it is spelled now.

My boys love Halloween. I love Halloween. Anthony likes Halloween except when we get a parking ticket. Our love of Halloween and the relative closeness of Quinlan’s birthday gives us a week or so of Halloween celebrations.
We have Quinlan’s Halloween themed birthday party, other Halloween activities like the festival at Aidan’s school and the Stanley […] . . . → Read More: Happy Hallowe’en or Halloween, however it is spelled now.

Halloween, Pumpkins and Candy, Oh and a Birthday

Pumpkins

Halloween, next to Christmas, is my favourite time of year. I love to dress up, trick or treat with the kids and decorate. I have always loved carving pumpkins and decorating the house even before we had kids. The few years that the smell of raw pumpkin gave me a migraine were the saddest few […] . . . → Read More: Halloween, Pumpkins and Candy, Oh and a Birthday

Welcome to November! NaBloPoMo Here We Go Again!

How is is already November? How is my youngest already 2? The answers to these questions are all a matter of time moving faster than I’d necessarily like  it to. So since I feel that I am not nearly ready to write much after being tired from a long day of swimming lessons, school and […] . . . → Read More: Welcome to November! NaBloPoMo Here We Go Again!