117 Photos in 2017

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 [...]

Unlucky Thirteen

June 22nd, 2017|117 Photographs in 2017|

June 22, 2017 - I do often laugh that I work for the government, on the thirteenth floor, and my work phone number begins with 666. I'm not making this up. I'm not really laughing today though, since there is still no resolution for, nor any apparent attempt to resolve, my problem with the move [...]

Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes

June 21st, 2017|117 Photographs in 2017|

June 21, 2017 - I had a hunch I’d taken a photo something like this before.....last year probably, and I did, last year I took this photo: So I wondered what I’d thought about that day and dug back through and found this post. It seems sort of philosophical, kind of thoughtful, but I have [...]

Cranky Lampshade

June 12th, 2017|117 Photographs in 2017|

"You put the cone of shame back on me, you aren't going to put your motorcycle helmet away. That's how this game will be played….." Poor Loki, he looks like a lamp again. He’s been chewing on his foot again, so now he gets the collar again until it heals....again. Poor little duck. Life's rough [...]