Tag Archives: photos

These Days

These are the days I’d love to have more of, today was a “I am not feeling very good day” of muchView full post »

In this House

Sometimes nature is my religion.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 »


glissando: a continuous sliding from one pitch to another (a true glissando), or an incidental scale executed whileView full post »

Hipstagram Polaroid Photo Coasters

I’d swear I heard the radio station discussing snow for next week I sure hope I’m wrong!! But I think they saidView full post »

“I’ll have a Grande, Non~Fat, Extra Hot, Sugar-free Peppermint Mocha Latte, please!”

We have a saying in Calgary… “If you don’t like the weather, wait 15 minutes.” We went fromView full post »

grace and gratitude

i felt the need to pause and reflect on how fortunate i am to be loved and surrounded by the beauty and grace of myView full post »

Cedar Planked Potatoes

“May you always have walls for the winds, a roof for the rain…

….tea beside the fire, laughter to cheer you, those you love near you and all your heart might desire.”View full post »

Groats, Oats and Lakeside Porches

In the summer, I love to slip out from under the covers long before everyone else wakes up.  This is a must for meView full post »

Simple… and Sweet! Springtime Oven Roasted Veggies

We went on an awesome 16 km bike ride today, straight up and straight back down again.  “Hey!  Maybe I couldView full post »

Bidding a Fond Farewell to Sugar

LAKESIDE ALERT… the newest guest to be welcomed into our lakeside home has abstained from sugar for 2 1/2 monthsView full post »

Reader Rock Gardens

A Girl’s Gotta Dream ~ Reader Rock Gardens

I think communities today have it backwards… increasingly immense houses are being erected on pint-sized lots.View full post »

Lavender Sugar

In Praise of Slow and Anything Vintage ~ Lavender Sugar

I’ve officially abandoned multi-tasking.  I prefer to live in the moment, that is, after all, where weView full post »

Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer

This year’s Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer was dedicated to the memory of Cate, Tim and all the friends,View full post »

“Just Right” Banana Muffins

With summer now just peaking around the corner, I decided it was time to take a little “peak” at theView full post »

“Drei Sonnen sah ich am Himmel stehn”, Wilhelm Müller from Winterreise

“Three Suns I saw in the sky…” I had the good fortune to look up and capture this beautiful ParheliaView full post »

Sunshowers!.. and a Wee Bumble Bee

If it must rain, please let it be a sunshower!  The poetic yet contradictory convergence of rain and theView full post »