Category Archives: Life

My Un-Traditional Christmas

Sometimes Christmas traditions take on so much more significance for  me that they can eclipse the truer, moreView full post »

They Are Not Me

Written and performed by a talented young man that I’ve known since he was in Grade school. Please take a momentView full post »

New Perspectives

Sometimes we just need to reframe “change the story” we tell ourselves to create an entirely newView full post »

Moscow Mules Save the DAy

I was all set to make this amazing Ricardo chicken dish.. it couldn’t have been easier.Just pick up the chicken,View full post »

A “Lunaria” Autumn Decor

The bright early morning sun slants across my porch these days, foreshadowing a late fall with warm breezes andView full post »

New Website Reveal – Byblos Bakery

Do you remember when I was developing a series of recipes for a local pita company, Byblos Bakery? Honestly, for aView full post »

Strawberry Rhubarb Pie & Blessings

I’m back from a brief escape to Vernon in the Okanagan Valley, where I had the loveliest time to write andView full post »

My Leaner

While out walking Bella a few nights ago, I had my first magical encounter with a “leaner”.. my daughterView full post »

On Poets

Sometimes the possible answers to many of life’s mysteries can be found in the rare simplicity and inspiration ofView full post »

On Knowledge

♥ Inspiration from this quote: “There comes a time when the mind takes a higher plane of knowledge but can neverView full post »

Contemplating Certainty

{ inspired by words from my lovely and oh so wise daughter }View full post »

Of Peonies

surely my favourite flower deserves its own poem..View full post »

of rain…

It’s time for me to sign off from blogging for a bit.. I’m leaving you with a tour of Carburn Park taken aView full post »

Rain Dancing

Every now and then I can convince one of my children to let me photograph them. They think it’s for practice, butView full post »

on providence

Seward, Alaska Photo © Austin SevalrudView full post »

The Journey

Much is said about the journey being the destination.. I think that’s true, but there’s also something toView full post »

Royal Roads University

I’m back after a whisking away to Victoria for the weekend.You might recall this quote I shared onView full post »