Friday, January 31, 2014


At the airport on our way (from Winnipeg via Calgary) to Miami and the Eastern Caribbean on the Carnival Liberty!

Thursday, January 30, 2014


Shellac mani/pedi done today for our cruise - leaving tomorrow, can't wait!

Wednesday, January 29, 2014


Jacob's birthday supper - perogies and sausage (the only meat he likes) with iced tea.

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Monday, January 27, 2014


Another day of school closure due to the cold weather - the cut off is -45C (-49F).  

Sunday, January 26, 2014


The view on the way home from church.
Olivia's afternoon game was cancelled for some reason.

Saturday, January 25, 2014

Friday, January 24, 2014


Jacob's birthday party invitation.  This was folded (wrong sides together) and laminated to look like a player trading card.

Thursday, January 23, 2014


Birthday pancakes for breakfast, Timbits from Dad, lunch at Chicken Chef with, and birthday cake - Happy 6th Birthday Jacob!

Wednesday, January 22, 2014


Finally, after years of bringing them to his sisters' classes, it's Jacob's turn for school birthday cupcakes!

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Monday, January 20, 2014


Forgot to take a picture today, so here's one from the next day - hanging out with Dad at the job site while Mom went for lunch with Auntie Candace.

Turns out I did have a photo for today - stolen from Pamela.

Saturday, January 18, 2014


That's one well stocked vending machine.  Having fun at Olivia's Pine Falls hockey tournament!

Thursday, January 16, 2014


Making a late breakfast on a snow day. I added chocolate chip Mickey Mouse pancakes to the mix. And there are Cheerios under those strawberries.

Side note..... Jacob: Mom, look, it's downercase! 
(You know, opposite of uppercase)

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Tuesday, January 14, 2014


Did a lot of laundry today after we had one sick kid last night. This "regular" load will have to wait till tomorrow to get folded.

Monday, January 13, 2014


Sophia's favorite player duking it out at the Jets game tonight in a thrilling 5-1 victory over the "old Jets" under new head coach Paul Maurice.

Sunday, January 12, 2014


Someone was excited to play hockey today, even more excited to play forward on a girl power line up, and thrilled when she ended the game with 2 goals and a win against the other hometown team! (9-8).

Saturday, January 11, 2014


Check out the sale I found on the annual after Christmas shopping trip with my mom and sisters. 
It was an additional 50% off, but I thought it was hilarious.

Friday, January 10, 2014


Olivia working on the paint by numbers project we picked up at Hobby Lobby.

Thursday, January 9, 2014


Working on turning last year's iPhone Photo Project 365 blog into a photo book.

Wednesday, January 8, 2014


Jacob enjoying his order of cheese at Paradiso - the chip restaurant.

Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Monday, January 6, 2014

Sunday, January 5, 2014


After all the driving I did over the past couple days, I was more than happy to ride shot gun as we headed to Fargo/Grand Forks for a few days.

Saturday, January 4, 2014


After a hard fought loss in the semi finals, Sophia's team won bronze at the tournament.

Friday, January 3, 2014


Hanging out in the hotel at Sophia's hockey tournament. She had gone in the morning with Bergs while we were at Tucker's funeral. The girls and I drove out afterwards, the last 20 mins were rather sketchy but we made it!

Wednesday, January 1, 2014