“Excellence is in the details. Give attention to the details and excellence will come.” – Perry Paxton The highlighting of wonderful blogs continues…..starting with photography blogs. A Life Less Boring is most definitely NOT boring. There are photos, tips and other interesting reads. Denzil Jennings Photography is an inspiring and captivating blog. Many different subjects keeps one […]
Well, today I got my sun. And so we hit the trails again, this time to Erindale Park. Due to the fact that most of the pathways are susceptible to wash out, most of the trails are susceptible to ice coverage at this time of year. That was the only downside (okay, maybe the wind […]
In each life, some rain must fall – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow That is true, but enough already. Today we walked in the Rattray Marsh and it is a dull and dreary day. A year ago, we had a real winter. Cold, crisp days but with sunshine. And snow!
Although originally from the west, I am not a winter person. So, hubby has his work cut out for him when it comes to getting me outside and away from my books, my warm blanket and my tea. Last weekend, he hit the mark with Rattlesnake Point.
“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind, don’t matter and those that matter, don’t mind.” – Dr. Seuss. I cannot figure out what to call this age and stage that I find myself in, but because of my work, I am not a fan of labels anyway. For more than […]
Oh the places you’ll go! You’ll be on your way up! You’ll be seeing great sights! – Dr. Seuss As I mentioned on Sunday, I wanted to share some recommendations for blogs to check out. Here’s today’s suggestions: The Lantern Room has photos and words that often take my breath away. The simplest subjects portrayed beautifully. […]
At school, the teacher I work with has started a class blog. This is exciting news for me as I am able to actively participate with confidence. The way that I have chosen to participate, beyond commenting on student’s blogs, is to post “mystery” photographs for the students to consider. Last week on my school […]
I wanted to share some of my favourite blogs, a few at a time, with people who read my blog. I have discovered some wonderful “new to me” blogs through referrals from others. It might get a bit overwhelming to mention all at one time, though. So here’s today’s suggestions. Daily Dose of Imagery, which you […]
I am not at all a fan of Bob Dylan, yet I truly love the lyrics to “Blowin’ in the Wind”, written by Billy Sherrill and Charlie Rich. I have a memory of singing it in church with my mom, who has an amazing voice. Last summer, I was out taking shots in the […]
“The night walked down the sky with the moon in her hand” – Frederic Lawrence Knowles I admire all those who can effectively “shoot the moon”. A year ago today I tried my hand but I found that it was more effective to use the moon as the centrepiece.