Wednesday, September 09, 2015

Back in Canada!

Flying home. Wow. It's been a long time coming. We left Canada on December 1st, 2006 with 11 bags, 1 car seat and 1 kid. We flew back on July 25th 2013 with 7 bags, 1 bike, 3 car seats, and 3 kids. It's been an amazing journey but we are sure glad to be home!

Oscar and Libby spilling our snacks for the plane.

Mike not happy about it. Ha ha.

Jet lag is so mean.

Mike's first day at the office!

Lucy being a good dog sitter.

Our new backyard! JUMANJI!

New toy inspired by our Belgian Friends.

Road trip to Fernie with Fernie the dog.

Helping my parents sort through photos. Hmm Libby sure looks like her Gaga.

Hogwarts training!

Team bike ride in Fernie.

Libby biking on her own. . .YAY!

We had a few mice in our trailer over last 2 years. . .

Lucy trying to start the Strom mower at the farm.

New key for the new house!

Looking out the front door to the street.

We had big plans to have a picnic in the backyard. . but it decided to hail.

Hail storm on the first day in the new house. Good bye garden.

Our stuff! If you ever move overseas use MI Group. They are awesome!

First dinner in the house.

Libby at Bike Camp.

One of my most missed items. Makes THE BEST popcorn.

First time seeing an ice cream truck in Canada.

Our beautiful farm.

They make you carry big tickets in Canada. WOW!

Ladies bike night with my friend A.

The basement.

Toy room.

Laundry room.

The guest room.

The dining room.

The kitchen.

Picking up Papa from the hospital.

Opening his gifts with the kids.

Lucy and I refinished Mike's Grandma Ruth's old dresser.

The garage is looking better and better every day.

Oscar with a picture of Mike's Dad. He IS a Wrigglesworth!

Here is a photo of Grandma Ruth and her dresser.

Getting our stuff from Libya.

Found some of my old belly casts from when I was pregnant.

The previous home owners left us a GIANT bin of LEGO. Kids are not happy at all. . .

The famous Gindl Cat Birthday Cake.

Celebrating Birthdays with friends.

Re-united at last!

Opening gifts.

Libby enjoying the swing in Fernie.

Found this at my parents house. My old childhood record player. It still works!

Libby and Elliott at the Farm.

My near death experience. Rock flew through the trailer window while the lawn was getting mowed. Just missed my head.

The rock.

Farm fun!

Snow in August! Yahoo!

The final coat of Lucy's chosen colour.

Lucy taking a tour of her new school.

Who knew she was a pickle lover?

My Four-nager sleeping in . . .  oh summer holidays!

Libby not too sure about riding a carousel.

Oscar and Lucy loving it.