Category Archives: Family

Visiting the Grandkids

January 31, 2018 One of the disadvantages of wood heat is that someone has to feed the fire.  If we both plan to be away for more than one day during the winter, it is necessary to find a house … Continue reading

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2017 Year in Review

December 29, 2017 Another year over, it seems in a blink of an eye. 2017 was another busy year here at the Ponderosa. And we are pleased to announce …drumroll please…..THE HOUSE IS FINISHED!!!!!!! There are still lots of little … Continue reading

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Maple Trees

November 19, 2017 Winter is a great time to explore the property as there are many areas that are hard to get to at other times of the year. You can make your way through the bush without all the … Continue reading

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Nora Joyce

September 24, 2017   Nora Joyce arrived safely on September 24, 2017. A little sister for Jacob. She weighed in at 7 pounds 9 ounces and 21 inches in length. She was 10 days late but made up for her … Continue reading

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Family Time

June 25, 2017 We declared June to be a holiday and time to spend with family. The beginning of this month we travelled to BC to visit with Kelsey, Matt and Jacob; and Christopher, Emily and Astrid. It is difficult … Continue reading

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A Wedding and a Week in Buccerias Mexico

February 8 to 15, 2017   We took a break from building to relax in the sun and celebrate the marriage of Kerry and Megan in sunny Buccerias, Mexico, at the Royal Decameron Resort just outside Puerto Vallarta. We stayed … Continue reading

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2016 Year in Review

December 31, 2016 Another year has come and gone with more than its fair share of both happiness and sorrow. The year was off to a rough start with my mother’s funeral on January 2. It is hard to believe … Continue reading

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