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2018, one hell of a year

Back in January, I thought that being woken up at 3am by fire fighters pounding on your door was the scariest thing to live through.  Turns out, I was wrong.  Having a stranger pound on your door at 9pm, while you’re getting your son ready for bed, to yell at you to get out of…

flood clean up

It’s been 10 months since our basement flooded and I’m finally starting to feel like the end of the renovation is in sight.  We still have a lot to do, but going downstairs no longer feels like were entering a dark and scary cave. When the flood was happening and I stood at the top…

In the beginning, there was a flood.

In early 2016, we began the search for a new house.  It was a long and tedious search as the housing market in Toronto was hot and houses were on the market for mere days before being sold at outrageously inflated prices.  We lost out on 6 bidding wars, a few because we knew our…