Lest We Forget

Lest We Forget These three words surround us on this day of remembrance, but do we truly take the time to stop and reflect upon their meaning.   I am, by nature, a peaceful soul.  Violence, weapons and war are … Continue reading

Searching for Emeralds

In a world of white, surrounded by crystalline diamonds, I long for sun warmed earth and the emergence of living emeralds.

Sapphire and Diamonds

Winter in Alberta can be miserable.  Days of bundling up against frigid temperatures, grey gloomy skies and snow that seems to pile, pile and pile up. On the other hand, winter in Alberta can be absolutely stunning.  Glittering diamonds against … Continue reading

Take a Photo Drive Today! {Weekly Photo Challenge: Horizon}

  Sometimes you just need to take a drive. For me taking a drive often involves multiple stops along the way to snap photos of views, vistas and places a normally just drive by.  My husband and I were out … Continue reading

Tree Envy {Weeky Photo Challenge – Hues of You}

I am GREEN with envy! That’s correct, I suffer terribly from TREE ENVY!  When we purchased our little maple tree, two years ago, I had lovely visions of RED and ORANGE foliage bringing vibrant fiery autumn colour to my yard. … Continue reading

Saturated in Sunlight {Weekly Photo Challenge: Saturated}

  I love this little solitary daisy reaching its petals toward the rays of the setting sun.

Reaching for the Sun – A Haiku

  Reaching for the sun Waiting for a gentle breeze To start life again

Putting on your Big Girl Panites Part II – Overcoming my Fear of Heights

Well our family summer vacations never seem to disappoint.  It never fails that at some point in time our adventures will take us high… Sometimes very high… Sometimes very high with only a metal bar to protect you from falling … Continue reading

A Sun in My Garden

  As I wander through the gardens I breathe easy As the sun is both above my head but also at my feet

Longing For Summer – Rock the Shot Photo Submission

I am longing for summer.   I want to bask in the heat of the day and feel the golden rays of the sun warm my very soul. This image is entered into the Rock The Shot Forum (www.rocktheshotforum.com) March … Continue reading