Tales from the Land of Canaan

Adventures of the C-Squatch

“The Tomb is Empty!”

Sunday, March 31st, 2013

Canaan and his “yucky shirt.” The meltdown began the minute the sweater vest came out.  Thoughtful Bebe had sent a spring care package a week before.  While Canaan was thrilled at the Thomas the Train jammies, literally wearing them 24/7 ever since (save the 2 times I’ve been able to sneak them into the wash), [...]


Some Time Away Before Turkey Day!

Tuesday, November 20th, 2012

This past weekend was a BIG milestone for all of us – Canaan’s first overnighter away from Mommy!  Daddy had a conference in Vegas that ended last Thursday, so Mommy hopped a plane to meet him out there for a Red Rock Canyon Rendezvous, while Canaan hopped in Gaga’s car for a weekend sleepover at [...]


Memorial Day Fun (and Kitties!)

Thursday, June 2nd, 2011

Well, we’ve been in our new house for almost a month now, and its feeling more and more like home with each day that passes.  Canaan has done really well with the adjustment – he likes playing in his new room (even though Mommy still misses the rainforest scene…) and also LOVES his big yard! [...]


Canaan’s First Christmas is White!

Tuesday, December 28th, 2010

Who would have thought Canaan’s first Christmas would have been the first time Winston-Salem (and Raleigh…) had had a White Christmas since 1947!  Thankfully, all the fluffy white snow didn’t put a kink in any of our holiday plans.  Our Christmas vacation started last Wednesday morning.  We made a pit stop first in Asheboro to [...]


Fishing for a Bear with Rhythm

Wednesday, November 10th, 2010

Canaan learned a not-so-fun fact about teeth this week – they sure are sharp!  The day after his brand new tooth broke through the gum line, Mommy came in to get Canaan after he woke up from his morning nap, and was shocked to find a screaming bean with a bloody mouth. Canaan was evidently [...]