Tag Archives: Ontario

Spreading The Love

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We spent a week at the Milton Heights campground in Milton, Ontario.  Great location with all the amenities.  We recommend this place.

We then spent a few days in Darlington Provincial Park in Courtice, Ontario.  Located right on the lake with fabulous surroundings.  Staff are very attentive and the grounds well maintained.  We recommend this place.

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Meet Tianna.  This beautiful young lady is our grandaughter.  We are extremely proud of the fine young person she has become.  We got to have a great visit with her and her mom Michelle.

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Meet Tat’s son Ryan.  We had a wonderful visit with him and his family.

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Meet friends Mark and Karen.  Had a great visit with this wonderful couple.

Meet Tat’s long time friend Mickey, his wife Wendy and their son Dylan.  We are spending a few days with them in Brighton, Ontario.

1 Thessalonians 5:11  Therefore encourage one another and build eachother up, just as in fact you are doing.

My Big Fat Greek/Phillipino Party

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Meet Nina.  Nina and I have been friends my entire life.  We had a great visit.

Our good friends Louie and Dena invited us to their nephew’s one year birthday party.  We have been adopted into a Greek/Phillipino family.  Boy what a great combination…they know how to throw a party.

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Meet Jane.  We have been friends for many years.

Meet June and Mandy.  They work at theteardroptrailer.com…they made our trailer.  We own the original “diamond in the rough”.  We had opportunity to pop in for a visit.  Sorry we missed you Steve!

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Mandy gave us this great idea to put a canopy right over our trailer.  We added a solid panel and a couple tarps which created a changing area.  Thanks Mandy.

We are camping at Darlington Provincial Park for a few days.  Slowly making our way home.

Proverbs 27:17  As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another.

F Is For Friendship

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Meet friends Frank and Carolyn.  We spent some time visiting with them in Milton while camping in their driveway.

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Meet our very good friend Betty.  God is keeping Betty very busy.  She reaches out to the unvisited in her senior’s complex.  We had a great visit.

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Meet our good friends Wayne and Christine.  We spent some time with them in Port Dover, Ontario.  Tat and Wayne were a musical duo called BFAM….Brothers From Another Mother.

Meet their daughter Kirsten,  her husband Shane, their son Pearce and Wayne’s mom Lucille.

Meet another daughter Shannon, her partner Kelly and some of their gang…Noah, Elisha and Bobby.  Never a dull moment in this family.

Let’s not forget Heidi and Bella.

Meet Don and Lisa…there was plenty of jamming going on during our visit.  Tat and Wayne even recorded a few songs.

We have thoroughly enjoyed our visit here.  We are heading back to Milton for a couple weeks.

Proverbs 18:24   One who has unreliable friends soon comes to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.

Going Downtown

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We took a bus ride into Toronto and spent a few days with Andrew (my dad) and Pat.

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Meet Scrappy…the Queen of the castle!

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Here is a little look at downtown Toronto.

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Andrew is a sculptor and has several of his pieces throughout Toronto.  This bronze sculpture is called UV Ceti and stands 26 feet by 12 feet and can be found on Wellington.

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Just a few streets over from downtown is this little piece of paradise.

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Meet Eugenia…an extension of the family.  We were so happy to have a surprise visit from her.

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Meet Tammy and Kevin.  Tammy is Tat’s niece.  We had a fantastic visit with them.

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We are heading to Milton for a few days then on to Port Dover, Ontario.

1 John 4:7  Dear friends, let us love one another, for love comes from God.  Everyone who loves has been born of God and knows God.

My Family

 

We spent a few days at the KOA in Barrie.  This place is extremely kid friendly with lots of activities to keep them occupied.  Very clean, well maintained and staff are very friendly and accomodating.  We had opportunity to share our music with the campers.  We highly recommend this place.

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We spent a few days camping at my brother’s place in Acton, Ontario.  He spends alot of time in his beautiful garden.

 

 

 

 

Meet Storm and Ice.  They have full reign over the garden.  They are Cannan Desert dogs that were rescued from Qatar.  Because of their origin, they have webbed feet and ice blue eyes which helped them to live in conditions of sand and intense heat.

 

Meet my handsome nephew Giacomo.  The family got together to celebrate his 13th birthday.

 

Meet my siblings Richard and Christine.  I was robbed in the height department!

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Meet my son Korey.

 

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Meet Andrew, my dad and his wife Pat.

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Meet Irene, my mom.

 

Meet Korey’s fiance Akita and Christine’s partner Mike.

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Next stop is visiting my dad for a few days in Toronto.

1 John 4:19  We love because he first loved us.

When Did They Grow Up?

 

 

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We spent a few days in Sault Ste Marie visiting with family.  We are so blessed to have had this time together.

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It is so beautiful there.  Imagine this as your backyard.

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We left and continued to travel East.

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Check out the size of this cloud!

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We spent a night at Carol’s Campground in Sudbury, Ontario.  Most campgrounds have a designated 7 to 8 hour quiet time…here it is 13 hours long.  This place is very clean, well maintained and is the perfect site if you have a boat or love to fish.  We recommend it.

We continued to head South East.  We enjoyed seeing many inukshuk and were quite amazed by some of their locations.

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We are spending a few days in Barrie, Ontario.  We have family scattered throughout Ontario.

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Meet Kathleen and JT.  Tat is their Uncle.

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Meet Anthony, Kathleen’s son and her husband Inder.

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What a great visit we had.

1 Peter 4:8  Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins.

All In The Family

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We left Wawa and continued to head East.  The scenery was so beautiful and the water looked just like glass.

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That little ball at the end of the road is a cloud…so cool.

We are in Sault Ste Marie, Ontario visiting with family.

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Meet John and Angie.  John and Tat are brothers.  We are camping in their back yard.

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Meet Sarah.  Sarah is Tat’s neice.

Meet Winston…the family pet.  He is such a happy dog.

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Sault Ste Marie is right near the USA border.  We crossed over into Michigan for supper.

Ephesians 4:2  Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love.