Parenthood welcomes you like one giant, exhilarating, stupendous punch in the face. On December 20th at 08:42 we joined the ranks of parents. In just a few moments an entire piece of our identity changed when we welcomed Daxon Reid Price into the world. Despite the lack of sleep, we’re bonding with the little human.… Read More The Welcome to Parenthood List
There are very few true parenting experts in the world. Before you disagree or feel the need to defend your vast wealth of parenting knowledge, let’s look at this. Most people share from their own experience, and even if their experience is far greater than ours, it is based on their own family. That makes… Read More The Easter Bunny, The Tooth Ferry and Parenting Experts
They knew we were coming back to Canada to renew our visas, but Amber’s parents had no idea we were in BC (or in the same house for that matter).
We have a theory that under communism expression was so limited that now people are making up for lost time. This manifests in many different ways and decorating is no exception. Take a look at some of the buildings around Włocławek and take note of a colour palette you may never have expected to see… Read More You Can’t Pronounce it, but Włocławek isn’t Afraid of Colour
There’s a difference between knowing and learning. Before moving overseas we had lots of expectations and guesses about what it would be like to put our life into a suitcase and do what we were wired for. Actually doing it was a whole other experience. Almost 4 years on, here is a quick list of… Read More The Lessons You Don’t Learn Until After the Move List
It’s Boże Narodzenie, “God’s Birthday”, in Poland. With the bulk of the celebrations having taken place on the 24th, today will be about rest. The tradition of eating dirty river fish has followed us from Slovakia as carp is well loved here too. We’ve learned new Christmas traditions. Strict Polish Catholics will have fasted for… Read More Boże Narodzenie
Our observations, odd experiences and learning moments from our first few weeks in Poland. the road leading up to our apartment block was pretty rough and we were glad to see the paving crew come. Until they paved in behind where all of our cars were parked and trapped us in the night before a… Read More The Moving to Włocławek List