Snow Days

It’s really been a green Christmas and we’ve been unable to do some of the things we want to at this time of the year… like play in the snow. Finally, a couple days ago it got cold and started to snow. Our tobogganing hill down the street was usable and the ice was ready…

2018 Santa Claus Parade

I’ve finally found time over the holidays to process the backlog of film in my fridge. Below are some photos from the Omemee Santa Claus parade back in early December. This year, both boys decided to go with the scouts, whereas in previous years they went with the school and daycare. Camera: Voigtlander Bessa R3M…

Easter

Wait. What? Easter??? Yes. You read that correctly. Let me explain. I don’t shoot a lot of colour film. It costs money to send it to get processed or if I do it myself, I do it once a year. Colour film chemistry has a shorter shelf life than black and white, so I stockpile…

Camping in Algonquin Park

Long ago, we had scheduled a family camping trip to Algonquin Park for the Labour Day long weekend in September. As the date came for us to leave, our cat got a bladder infection and was taken to the vet. He needed to be given medicine twice a day, so my wife stayed at home…

Toronto Zoo

Back in August, we took the family to the Toronto Zoo. We used to have a membership here until life just got too busy. This was our first time back in about 4 years. We spent the entire day checking out all the exhibits we could before jumping on the Zoomobile for a couple laps.…

First Day of School

Growing up, I never once remember having my photo taken on the first day of school. My parents always left that up to the pros during picture day later into the school calendar. Look on the socials the other day, and it is nothing but back to school photos. I’m not a fan of posting…

A Day Outside

A couple weeks back we decided to get out of the house for the day. The boys were getting a bit stir crazy so we braved the heat and went for a hike on the trails at Trent University before going to the Riverview Park and Zoo. Below are a couple shots from the day.…