117 Photos in 2017

Victoria Harbour

July 18th, 2017|117 Photographs in 2017, Travel|

July 18, 2017 - After a day filled with interesting talks, many on topics Ive never thought much about or even been exposed to before but which were very educational, it was out for dinner with former UBC family. After we parted ways I walked back to my hotel, grabbed my camera, and went for [...]

A Walk at the Beach

July 15th, 2017|117 Photographs in 2017|

July 15, 2017 - A sunny Saturday, a slow start, seemed like a good day for a lazy stroll on the beach. We live in such a fabulous place, close the the forest, close to the river, close to the beach. Just a few minutes to any of these and it’s good to enjoy them [...]

Embrace the Wrinkle

July 14th, 2017|117 Photographs in 2017|

July 14, 2017 - Kirk looked at me as if I had sprouted three heads and asked "Who are you and what have you done with my wife?" I have a confession to make. I don't iron. Anything. I consciously purchase clothes that don't need ironing or that are meant to look ….. comfortably worn [...]

A Walk in the Park

July 8th, 2017|117 Photographs in 2017|

July 8, 2016 - The weather was warm today and it seemed like an excellent day to go get lost in the cool forest just two blocks from home. Capilano Regional Park, and the river and canyon it contains, is a jewel in our backyard. It is also home to the Capilano River Salmon Hatchery, [...]

Canada Day Celebration

July 2nd, 2017|117 Photographs in 2017|

Canada had a birthday this past weekend. It’s been 150 years since confederation formed this vast land under the label of a single country. As far as countries go, ours is young, or not, depending on how you view it. Fromt eh perspective of the First Nations, we are interlopers and this land is much [...]

Happy 150th Canada Day

July 1st, 2017|117 Photographs in 2017|

July 1, 2017 - Happy 150th Birthday Canada, I am so grateful to call you home. Today, for Canada Day, for Canada's 150th birthday, we decided to celebrate by trying something new. Paddleboarding….because it is hot and I'd rather fall into the cold ocean on a hot day than a cold one. And I was [...]

Taste of Summers Past

June 26th, 2017|117 Photographs in 2017|

June 26, 2017 - There is nothing that tastes like summer to me so much as corn. Granted, it usually meant late summer and now new varieties have brought the taste earlier into the season...but I'm ok with that. That said, I do miss one treat that was always a part of my life…. De [...]