On Sunday, after 10 days of doing nothing except trying to feel better, we walked to the Lake. The sun was shining and it felt wonderful and warm. I wanted to pull up a chaise lounge and nap.
There are no snowfalls to photograph this winter, but a year ago, there was snow in abundance. This is my favourite spot in our backyard. Our children are long grown up, but this is where many, many memories were made.
I appreciate that I began this blog as a photography blog, but somehow, life is getting in the way. For more than a week, it’s been a nasty cold, but the thing that really is messing me up these days is something that people don’t really talk about too much, though I am baffled as […]
“When it snows, you have two choices: shovel or make snow angels” – anonymous
“Wherever you go, no matter the weather, always bring your own sunshine” – Anthony J. D’Angelo As the craziest week in a long time comes to an end, I realize I have not had my camera out once all week. My “weather” has been cloudy with meetings and now a nasty cold keeping me away from […]
The earth laughs in flowers – Ralph Waldo Emerson Laughter is one of the tools that helps me in my day to day reality. I have worked in situations with students who are medically fragile or aggressive or otherwise challenging. We often say, you can laugh or you can cry. I have worked with other staff who are so […]
“This very moment is a seed from which the flowers of tomorrow’s happiness grow.” – Margaret Lindsey
My funny Valentine, sweet comic Valentine, you make me smile with my heart – Rodgers & Hart Without question, I have the greatest sweetheart in the world. His specialty is not romantic gifts per se. No, my hubby’s specialty is the caring and thoughtful things he does for me. Every day, he makes me a smoothie for […]
“To be able to look back upon one’s life in satisfaction is to live twice.” Kahlil Gibran Every once in a while, I go back a year to see what photos I was taking on that date. Today, I was pleasantly surprised to find that a year ago today I took one of my very […]
I opened my blog this morning to discover that I have been nominated by Leanne Cole for a Kreativ Blogger Award. Firstly, thank you to Leanne. She commented that she nominated me because she enjoys my view of the world, which is similar to hers. What I find most interesting is that sometimes I hesitate to post […]