March 2013

In which she discusses puppies with the Universe

12 March 2013 Life, the Universe and Everything

It went something like this… **ring ring** Hello? Hey DaniGirl, it’s the Universe calling. Hey! Whoa, haven’t heard from you a in a while. What’s up, old friend? Oh, not much. Guiding a pretty little comet your way for later this year. You should like that. I heard about that! Can’t wait to see it. […]

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This week in pictures: Two for the price of one

9 March 2013 Photo of the Day

The past two weeks have been filled with highs and lows, sickness and love, tears and play. I was so devastated by losing Katie last weekend that I couldn’t bring myself to put together my weekly post of photos, so here’s two week’s worth for the price of one. Most of last weekend we were […]

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A love letter to Tristan, Age 11

7 March 2013 Tristan

Happy Birthday, my handsome fellow. Today you are ELEVEN!! Oh Tristan, where to start? You, my big boy, have had a very good year. You seem content and confident, and you are a joy to be around. You love movie nights and game nights with the family, caesar salad with bacon, reading, Minecraft novelty versions […]

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Five days of jam-packed March Break fun in Ottawa!

6 March 2013 Ottawa Family Fun

Wow, is it March Break already? It snuck up on me this year! Sadly, it looks like we won’t be wearing t-shirts outside for March Break 2013 like we were last year (although that was a bit unnerving, lovely as it was.) For me, the hardest part of entertaining the family for a whole long […]

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This is a transitional blog post

5 March 2013 Life, the Universe and Everything

I‘m looking for a way to put a buffer between the blog post about the dog and the blog post I’m going to write in a few days for Tristan’s birthday. They don’t seem like they should be juxtaposed, although that really is a metaphor for how life works, isn’t it? The joy and the […]

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A love letter to Katie, 1999 to 2013

2 March 2013 Life, the Universe and Everything

My darling Miss Katie, You arrived in our lives when our lives were just coming together. Before we were married, before three noisy boys, before we owned a house, before it all came lovely Miss Katie, our first baby. When a friend of a friend had a litter of pups in need of a home, […]

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