A Frog’s Perspective

September 17th, 2017|117 Photographs in 2017|

September 17, 2017 - Yesterday was a gorgeous day. It was a bit brisk in the morning but fabulously warm by early afternoon, so we grabbed the boards, tossed them on top of the truck, and headed for Sasamat Lake, a spot that we'd never visited even though it's so close. A wrong turn landed [...]

A Tomato Filled Weekend

August 19th, 2017|117 Photographs in 2017, Food Mood|

August 19, 2017 - It is a busy weekend, filled with tomatoes! I picked up 60lbs of tomatoes, a couple dozen corn on the cob, onions, 10lbs of chicken backs & necks, and a variety of carrots, celery, fennel bulbs, basil, red peppers, green peppers, jalapeño peppers, onions, and other fresh vegetables. But the tomatoes [...]

Day 305 – Happy Halloween!

October 31st, 2016|Photo a Day - The Rest of 2016?|

October 31, 2016 - Our three little monsters, high up on the wall. My Dad used to carve three pumpkins every Halloween, and somewhere along the line, I started to do the same. Never anything terribly elaborate, just some fun faces to make us smile. For 19 years in our condo we never got trick-or-treaters, [...]

Day 295 – Down the Drain

October 21st, 2016|Photo a Day - The Rest of 2016?|

October 21, 2016 - The rain may knock the leaves from the trees, but it also does something spectacular to the colours when it does. I love autumn, even the rain it brings, because it is the time of year when nutrients move back into the ground, into the ecosystem, to feed the next generation [...]

Day 277 – Sentinels

October 3rd, 2016|Photo a Day - The Rest of 2016?|

October 3, 2016 - I love the way the boggy areas turn such warm vibrant hues when fall arrives. The greens fade and leave shades of gold behind. The tannin filled water reflect it all back and make the scene twice as spectacular. Today was a travel day. Up early for the ferry to the [...]