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About Bayla

Bayla (Now 9!) is the youngest member of the Clan Ross-Blevis. You can read more from Bayla here.

From the Mouth of Bayla # 31 : Christmas

OK.Where should I start? I’ll start with Christmas eve.You can’t belive how many presents were on the coffee table! Some of them even hid the tree! (we had a rosemary bush.) Dad got bed sheets, books, tea, candy and an … Continue reading

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From the Mouth of Bayla: Anti-Cancer Yumm!!

Yesterday, Lucy, Mom, Dad and I recived a GREAT gift. It was sprouted lentil and burdock soup with miso, burdock root tea, black kale chips, apple crisp, raspberry blueberry banana and chia pudding, marinated red cabbage, raw curried carrot soup, … Continue reading

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From the Mouth of Bayla # 29 : Good-bye Cathy

For ten months Mom has had her. Through six chemo treatments Mom has put up with her. Through nine blood tests Mom has braved her. Through five flushes Mom has endured her. Good-bye port-a-Cathy!!!

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From the Mouth of Bayla # 28 : a summer of reading

This summer we have read: If You’re Reading this it’s too Late Manolito Four Eyes #1 Manolito Four Eyes #2 Manolito Four Eyes #3 Leo and the Lesser Lion Holes The Unearthly Asylum Sara Book #1 Sara Book #2 Elijah … Continue reading

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From the Mouth of Bayla # 27 : a school poem

Summer’s almost over now It’s been eaten up, just like a cow Now I have to go to school I wish I could go to the pool so it’s time to buy new stuff I hope I don’t leave in … Continue reading

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From the Mouth of Bayla # 26 :Meech and Dows, Rideau canal and um Meech?

For the past couple of days our family has been staying at Bill’s house. Lucy and I have gone exploring a lot, we have found salamanders, frogs, red squirrels and foot-tall 2-feet- long animals that coincidentally look a lot like … Continue reading

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From the Mouth of Bayla #25:where what and when

Q:where? A: For me: still the same room. For Lucy: upstairs Q:what? A: my own bedroom!!!!!! Q:when? A:now:-)!!!!!! Lucy and I have always been begging and pleading for our own rooms. Well, now we’ve got them!!! We’ve got this AWESOME … Continue reading

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From the Mouth of Bayla #24 : someone else

Today, mom and I went on a walk to Dow’s Lake. We also went to see Sylvester’s family . They are doing really well! His sibling (who was also in the accident) is adapting to his new way of walking … Continue reading

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From the Mouth of Bayla # 22 : One less family member

I know that it sounds like a human in our family died but sad to say ;it was Sylvester. He died yesterday night after he had been given medicine. I was so happy when we had saved him and we … Continue reading

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From the Mouth of Bayla #21: a new pet

Plop! A poor little duckling keels over in the water, he is starting to sink, little by little. Mom, wishing, that duckling could come to the shore, somehow. Whoosh. the current pushes the poor duck to the shore. Mom picked … Continue reading

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From the Mouth of Bayla #19 : “the game”

Last week we took up a game called Rat-a-tat-Cat. Now we play it almost ALL the time!! Do you know the feeling when you can’t imagine when this certain thing hasn’t been invented, well, that’s what we feel like about … Continue reading

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From the Mouth of Bayla #19: A Thank You Gift

Two weeks ago,  we decided that the counselors did too much and we do too little, so we made them pillow cases. When we delivered them we were surprised to see that all the counselors LOVED them!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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From the Mouth of Bayla #18: My birthday party

In two weeks, we will be celebrating my birthday with my friends even though my birthday is in July.  The reason I am celebrating it in May is that everyone is away in the summer. Here are some of the … Continue reading

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From the Mouth of Bayla #17: Lee Edward Fodi

Our house has become a usual  stop for authors and illustrators, we’ve had two authors at our house in the last 3 months ( Lee Edward Fodi and Sheree Fitch.) Lee came over tonight and we had an awesome time … Continue reading

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From the Mouth of Bayla #16: impossible’s impossible

Saturday, March 27, 2010 at 7:00 am, 5 monk caught fire. Later that day, some friends of the fire victims delivered a flyer: MISSING CAT FROM FIRE. Sixteen days later, they found the cat, hiding in the basement of the … Continue reading

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