It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see – Henry David Thoreau I’ve spent the last couple days helping my son move his belongings. He is coming home for a bit until the next adventure in his life begins this fall. This photo was taken when I went on one of […]
It feels like this fall has gotten away from me…it’s been a whirlwind! Trips and races and last weekend an 85.5 km training ride for my Ride to Conquer Cancer next June. So I’m taking a moment to breathe and reflect back to summer and a great trip to the Royal Botanical Gardens
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy – Anne Frank
My son reminded me yesterday that nature can bring a smile to your face even when you’re not having a great day.
Today I saw the dragonfly Come from the wells where he did lie An inner impulse rent the veil Of his old husk; from head to tail Came out clear plates of sapphire mail He dried his wings; like gauze they grew Thro’ crofts and pastures wet with dew A living flash of light he […]
There are those who give with joy, and that joy is their reward – Khalil Gibran For 14 years, my son and I have visited The Royal Botanical Gardens, or RBG, in Burlington, Ontario. We first went when he was homeschooled and we chose RBG as our science field trip destination. The RBG has an amazing collection of lilacs […]