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So we’re at Caleb’s speech therapy session today and he’s working on Play-doh.  Suddenly, Caleb proudly announces that he has made a ‘T’ and shows us his latest creation.  Then he breaks into the tune of Y.M.C.A substituting ‘C’ for … Continue reading

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Caleb goes to the Olympics

On Monday, Ally, Caleb, Megan and Grandma Doc came to visit me in Vancouver where I’ve been staying during my volunteer shifts. We all met at Waterfront station and then made our way over to the Olympic flame. Next Grandma … Continue reading

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Halloween Sad Storey

Well today we took the pumpkins down to Thrifty’s to throw them in the compost bin.  Caleb didn’t quite get the concept because as I heaved the Mario pumpkin into the dumpster a look of shock and distress fell upon … Continue reading

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Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow

On Saturday morning we woke up to snow!  After some (ok a lot) of tears, we managed to get Caleb decked out in some snow clothing.  

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Monthly Newsletter: Month 28

Dear Caleb,  This isn’t going to be the usual newsletter format per se, so bear with me here.  This past month you’ve started becoming more and more vocal.  Mom and I love to hear your little voice.  Your very good … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween

Here is our little lion on Halloween.  More to come later!  

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Ladies and Gentleman… Squishy has arrived

On Friday June 3rd at 3:37pm Caleb Marcus Ell was born in Victoria, BC. Mom was wonderful throughout the entire time. She did the best that she could, but in the end the natural birth that we had hoped for … Continue reading

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