Tag Archives: Canada

With Fresh Eyes

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Afloat.” The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.  Marcel Proust When we travel to faraway lands, we finds ourselves viewing the landscape … Continue reading

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A little Heaven on Earth

There is something magical about standing on a mountain top, witnessing nothing but blue sky & snow-covered peaks, for as far as the eye can see. A little taste of heaven here on earth. If you have ever been to … Continue reading

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Let Common Sense Prevail!

In the past number of days, common sense appears to have flown out the window, as municipalities in various parts of Canada have been slapping up by-law signs, forbidding residents to participate in the activity of tobogganing. What’s that you … Continue reading

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Reflection

One of the things I love most about living in Canada, is the changing of seasons. When visiting a friend’s cottage this past weekend, this is the scene I was greeted with as I stepped out onto the deck. It … Continue reading

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Oh’d to Canada

On July 1st, Canada celebrates its 147th birthday!  Last year, I wrote about our magnificent country in this post, Oh Canada, Glorious & Free.  In honour of 147, I thought I would share a little photographic compilation of just some of the fabulous … Continue reading

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Oh Canada – Glorious & Free!

On July 1st, our nation celebrates its 146th birthday! I thank my lucky stars for having the good fortune to call this amazing country I live in, home. The beauty & diversity of this land is not only visible in … Continue reading

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