Tag Archives: Life

It Is Spring

Tears from heaven wash the trees, they’re blow-dried in a cooling breeze, while chickadees and sparrows sing telling all the world, “it’s spring” Once more the woods are painted bright, the day goes on for half the night, Mother Nature … Continue reading

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Dolce far niente – sweet idleness

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Life Felt So Normal Right Then

Standing on the Sechelt pier, licking a vanilla ice cream waffle cone beside the love of my life, we forgot about masks, distancing, shots and covidfor a few lovely moments. The beach, the water, the colours, the fresh airand the … Continue reading

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Party Animals

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Glass Crafts With The Girls

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Covid Garden Angel

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A Natural Rock Garden

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Hang Ups In The Cabin

We needed a closet in the cabin bedroom.  Here’s what Hisnibs came up with.  I love it. And we needed a hall closet too, here’s that happy solution.

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Braided Rug Finished – Love it!

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Lap Quilt Almost Finished

Dresden Plate Lap Quilt for my mother for her 100th birthday in May.  It’s almost finished. Eldest daughter did the sewing, youngest daughter sent some special memory buttons to add to it.  Middle daughter handmade fused glass buttons and I … Continue reading

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Spirals

  The human mind always makes progress, but it is a progress in spirals. ~Madame de Staël French novelist 1766-1817

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From Log to Shakes – 4 photographs

This cedar log has been lying in our woods for over 50s years. His nibs cut a 20′ long piece and tractored it out of the woods. Hisnibs split the log into 4 sections and then, using a froe and … Continue reading

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Just What I Wanted

The indispensable first step to getting the things you want out of life is this: decide what you want. ~Ben Stein

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Questions

Be patient toward all that is unsolved in your heart and try to love the questions themselves. Live the questions now. Perhaps you will find them gradually, without noticing it, live along some distant day into the answer. ~Rainer Maria … Continue reading

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Pebble Art – Fish Tales

I love these pebble fish happily floating in their aquarium amongst seashells and plants. The artist is a dear friend of ours and I wanted to share her creativity.  Go take a look at her Etsy shop, she has more … Continue reading

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