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First sign of getting older

Yep, the time has come.  I'm 34 years old and my first real sign of aging has shown itself.  I have 6 grey hairs.  I've always had random grey hairs but they popped up here and never spread so I never thought anything about it.  But now, I have to admit that I have started greying.  6 grey hairs all in the same area and they're not going away.  Sigh...

Yummy garden goodness!

It's so strange to think that our time in Swan River is coming to an end.  It seemed like we had so much time to spend here but now, it's down to days.  Kirsi and Aidan have had so much fun here.  They love playing with Nana and Papa's Fisher Price toys, the ones their daddy and uncles played with as kids.  Even though the weather hasn't been fantastic, we've tried to spend as much time outside as we can.  But those darn mosquitoes!  They're insane here!!  Honestly, those things can ruin the summer for you.  The kids don't seem to mind when they're outside, though, so they want to be out and play.  Auntie Rhonda has brought some toys over too and they love to ride around on the motorcycle and quad and play with the little car mountain and send the cars flying down.

Brody and Hannah have become Kirsi and Aidan's new best friends.  Hannah has introduced Polly Pockets and shopping to Kirsi.  We took Hannah shopping on Saturday and Kirsi got right into …

Summer time

So, I had a huge blog all ready to go, but forgot that I can't copy and paste from Word into Blogger for some silly reason.  I have no intention of figuring out how to get it on here because the last time I tried, it took hours and much frustration entailed.  So, here's a brief summary:

* We flew home on June 18th and it's been great to be back.  We've seen lots of our family and the kids have been having a blast.  Simba is doing well with his Canadian transition, thank goodness.  He enjoys being at my mom's place and has made himself at home.

* The kids have been busy playing outside, despite the mosquitoes, and they love it.  They love going out to the farm to jump on the trampoline, throw sticks into the water for Taz to retrieve them and checking the cows.  Aidan got his first tractor ride and thought it was the coolest thing ever.

* We went to my cousin, Sean's, wedding and Kirsi absolutely loved dancing.  She could have gone all night.  We need to find an…