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Author Archives: TheBaroness

Hooper Humperdink is a Pretty Cool Guy

With many thanks to our friend Kim, we happen to own a fantastic Dr. Seuss collection. We read a story every night with the kids as part of the bedtime preparedness plan, so we’ve made good progress reading through them all. I’m amazed at the older stuff he wrote – much of it under the … Continue reading »

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For The Record

Today 3 separate people I know were celebrating the life of a loved one. In all 3 cases, they chose a church service, praise music, and a wake (classic goodies) to follow. There’s nothing wrong with that sort of setup, but here’s what I’d rather have: A big, loud party. Outside, in a park. Involving … Continue reading »

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Not Exactly Midnight Sun, But Close

In no particular order, here are some highlights from our time in Yellowknife. We flew kites in a city park. We tried to distract Xavier in Old Town at this photo op site. He wasn’t buying it. On the way down (we ate at Bullock’s), Xavier and Warren had a spectacular fall while doing nothing. … Continue reading »

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Yellowknife

We’ve a arrived at Kim’s! She and John put a lot of thought into preparing for this Baron invasion. Let me give you a few examples: She went overboard finding things for the kids — all Cars themed, of course. Cars sheets and pillows on the pull-out bed. Bubble bath. A potty ring. (Even though … Continue reading »

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Fort St. John

Ok so getting pictures here is another step I haven’t done yet, but here we are on our last day in Fort St. John. We’ve been staying with Andre’s aunt and it been awesome. Saturday, went to Grace’s wedding, hosted at Uncle Martin’s farm. The ceremony was a fairly standard totally lovely event, with beautiful … Continue reading »

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