American born, Canadian raised, she/her, blogger, photographer, poet, history buff, armchair politics bumpkin.

The Joyful Abandon Of Puppies On Grass

Think I just discovered a new favourite place. I have biked through on the main path, and a few years ago Irish and I explored by the river, and poked around. But I guess I just had forgotten how beautiful this little back woods spot was. It’s a good park for physical distancing. Beside the […]


i love

<p class="has-background" style="background-color:#ffffff;font-size:18px" value="<amp-fit-text layout="fixed-height" min-font-size="6" max-font-size="72" height="80">i love… earth under my fingernails<br>i love… shades of green on a spring day<br>i love… a fresh page in a 3-ring notebook<br>i love… song of cardinals welcoming the dawn<br>i love… a bowl of tomato soup with lots of crackers<br>i love… magic that hides in the shadows made by […]


“Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts. There is something infinitely healing in the repeated refrains of nature -- the assurance that dawn comes after night, and spring after winter.”