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It’s Not Christmas without Hallmark

  The seasonal package from Hallmark is what starts the Christmas vibes at the House of  Crunch these years, and this years sample of Hallmark products is probably the best we have seen.  This years collections offers great decor, keepsakes and gift ideas for pretty much everyone on your list. We will admit that the size and purpose of the "Together Across the Miles" card holder sort of stumped us, as a) we don't get many … [Read More...]

Adam and Kerry Napping

Forget Babies. The Double Digits Will Knock the Stuffing Out of You

A few weeks ago, the kids and I fell down the rabbit hole called nostalgia.  We spent two whole evenings perusing all the digital photos we had amassed since Adam was born waaaaay back in 2002.   It is a fun collection of random photos of all styles and quality but together was a great reminder of so much of those early parenting moments and it triggered a lot of memories. I have pretty much enjoyed all the ages and stages of my parenting … [Read More...]

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Fun for the Rock Hounds at AME

I love all things geology.  I even took a geology class in college and bored everyone around me by yelling out the types of rocks that I could identify all around me.   Thus I was thrilled a few years ago, when I got to check out the exhibit hall at the annual AME BC conference.  AME BC is the lead association for the mineral exploration and development industry based in British Columbia. Established in 1912, AME BC represents, advocates, … [Read More...]

Adam and Kerry Napping

Forget Babies. The Double Digits Will Knock the Stuffing Out of You

A few weeks ago, the kids and I fell down the rabbit hole called nostalgia.  We spent two whole evenings perusing all the digital photos we had amassed since Adam was born waaaaay back in 2002.   It is a fun collection of random photos of all styles and quality but together was a great reminder of so much of those early parenting moments and it triggered a lot of memories. I have pretty much enjoyed all the ages and stages of my parenting … [Read More...]

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Feel the Magic at Kooza!

I always found the idea of a circus to be a bit dark and a little bit spooky.  As a child,  there was something magical and mystical about people traveling the country and 'entertaining' people with their fantastical costumes and incredible acts.     So you will forgive me if I could not help but think of Ray Bradbury's 'Something Wicked This Way Comes' when I was lucky enough to experience Cirque du Soleil's Kooza! Kooza has a young … [Read More...]

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The Princess and the Booster Seat

The other weekend, Tara declared that her current booster seat was not going to cut it.  According to her, the backless kind we had purchased was not … [Read More...]

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Fighting Flu Season & Boosting Your Immune System with Bryce Wylde

The flu/cold swept through this house last week.  Tara was patient zero.  She was feeling it on Halloween but was bound and determined to make it through all … [Read More...]

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Adam and Kerry Napping

Forget Babies. The Double Digits Will Knock the Stuffing Out of You

A few weeks ago, the kids and I fell down the rabbit hole called nostalgia.  We spent two whole evenings perusing all the digital photos we had amassed since Adam was born waaaaay back in 2002.   It is a fun … [Read More...]

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The Princess and the Booster Seat

The other weekend, Tara declared that her current booster seat was not going to cut it.  According to her, the backless kind we had purchased was not comfortable and made sleeping next to impossible on the … [Read More...]

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Happy Birthday Mom

So tomorrow is my mom's birthday.   With work/school/life there aren't big plans...but she is going out with some of her friends and me n the kids will try to show her how much she means to us as much as we … [Read More...]