Tag Archives: Fall

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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Homemade Wood Siding

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Mocha Stalking a Squirrel

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What Colour Is Your Soul?

The soul becomes dyed with the colour of its thoughts. ~Marcus Aurelius

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Whatever Happens

Whatever happens. . . Little buck will still walk through our yard each day, Squirrel will still run across the roof in the morning, Birds will still eat at the feeders and maple leaves will still fall. Whatever happens. . … Continue reading

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We Can Change The World

We have a chance to do something extraordinary. As we head out of this pandemic we can change the world. Create a world of love. A world where we are kind to each other. A world were we are kind … Continue reading

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Happy November

Mother Nature has donned her favourite Fall colours that inspire and make us take notice. Beauty is all around us in spite of the pandemic. Now we have time to notice her amazing hues.

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We Will Get Through This

It is the poets, artists, and musicians that will carry us through the pandemic attacks into a new reality. They are the ones who tell us how to navigate, breathe, feel, think, enjoy, and fully live our lives. (“Because the … Continue reading

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Honesty

He that loses his honesty, has nothing else to lose. ~ John Lyty

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Ruffled Mushrooms

What I love most is to communicate with nature because I know that she is always right and the error is always on my side. ~Goethe  

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Vulnerable To Beauty

It is only when you resist being touched on the inside, only when you close your ears towards the whisper of nature, that you have to be touched harder from the outside. ~Roland Gunther told to him by a bee

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A Fall Like No Other

Beautiful colours belie grief as more people get sick and die- we ask why but there is no answer, no vaccine, rich or poor there is no cure. All years past Fall has been Back to School, Thanksgiving, Halloween and … Continue reading

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Fall Colours

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Amanita Muscaria

Found in the Botanical Garden lawn. Bright red fly agaric from northern Europe and Asia. Cap might be orange or yellow due to slow development of the purple pigment. Wide cap with white or yellow warts which are removed by … Continue reading

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Beautiful Sunday Stroll

A lovely Sunday walk through the Botanical Gardens in West Sechelt.  What a gem that property is.  They have signs on all the different trees and plants so you are getting an education as well as exercise.  A perfect Sabbath.

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