Tag Archives: Beauty

Our Covid Tree

We weren’t in the mood to go out and get a Christmas tree but I still wanted to decorate something.  I snipped the tips off the spruce my best friend brought us one year when she flew here from Saskatchewan.  … Continue reading

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Feeding the Birds

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Save The World

 Acquire a peaceful spirit, and thousands around you will be saved.~Seraphim of Sarov   

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Kiwi Harvest

Between rain showers today we picked our crop of kiwi.  Two large bowls full, about 24 pounds.  Some we put in the cold room to keep longer, shared some with our daughters and have some in the pantry to ripen.  … Continue reading

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It’s A New Day

It’s a new day, A gift given to you unwrap it carefully and use every bit of it up for days spoil easily and only last until the night. ©1984 Sharron R. McMillan

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Anniversary Celebration During Covid (4 photographs)

Usually we celebrate our anniversary by going out for dinner or staying at our favourite hotel in the city or Harrison Hot Springs.  But covid restrictions voided any of those plans this year.  Hisnibs has been working on finishing our … Continue reading

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Wake Up

“Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.” ~Carl Jung

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Lighting up the Woods

Eldest daughter’s Tiny House wrapped in Christmas cheer.

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Preparing to Fly

Empty all you feel guilty about, accept that they are forgiven, let go of what you think you deserve, accept what you’ve been given, clear your heart of what is not true, forget about the why, then you’ll be perfectly … Continue reading

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The Enemy Is Us

It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves. ~Edmund Hillary

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Peek-A-Boo

Sunday walk, we saw all kinds of different mushrooms in the woods.  They are popping up everywhere.  This one is at the base of an old stump surrounded with sword ferns.

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Recycling At It’s Finest

Mother Nature reusing a tree that has died to grow beautiful fungi and moss.

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Deep In The Woods

Golden leaves stand out in the woods where brown and green dominate.  A hazel nut tree is thriving in one sunny spot under cedar and fir trees and surrounded by sword fern.  A cheery discovery. I guess the squirrels are … Continue reading

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Distancing

That you may retain your self-respect, it is better to displease the people by doing what you know is right, than to temporarily please them by doing what you know is wrong. ~William J.H. Boetcker

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Always Be Kind

Be kind whenever possible.
 It is always possible. ~ Tenzin Gyatso


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