Sometimes you have to stand alone to prove that you can still stand – unknown
The Algarve area in Portugal has many wonderful beaches. This shot is in Albufeira, an interesting little town, with many intriguing features – including an outdoor, uncovered escalator!
“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 […]
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.
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 […]
“Climb up some hill at sunrise. Everyone needs perspective once in a while and you’ll find it there.” – Robb Sagendorph Admittedly I did not climb a hill to get this shot – I took it from the balcony of our Bermuda accommodation – but it did give me fresh perspective. Sunrises and sunsets have […]
We shared the wonderful discovery of the west side of High Park in Toronto with the children on Christmas Eve.
It’s hard to put into words the contentment of having everyone together. It is fortunate to have reasons for breaks in routine that create opportunities to share time yet I have every confidence that our family will come together throughout the years even if not on holidays. The time spent raising our children was the best […]