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The Road Home

  Pavement ends and dust begins, solitude is never convenient. Pot-holed, narrow road, blackberries reclaim what once was their territory, Duck couples bob and paddle in ruts made by exploring 4×4’s, alders reach to conceal telephone poles drunkenly following the … Continue reading

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Gathering Moss

Our 40th Anniversary today and 42 years of living in the backwoods of BC. Something to be said for staying and nothing wrong with gathering moss.  

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Going Nowhere

I don’t mind going nowhere as long as it’s an interesting path.                            ~Ronald Mabbi

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Fur Coat Weather

Cold Woolly Worm crossing the road.  Don’t they hibernate this time of year? Added Wisdom from Hisnibs:  The Woolly Bear (Pyrrharctia isabella)produces its own antifreeze so it survives freezing weather.  Some say they can predict the weather depending how wide … Continue reading

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Where Is Peace

The whole world is in a mess. Someone always trying to control, keep track, profit from the masses of humanity traveling, line ups, cancellations, homelessness. Rumours of war, paranoia in government, stars falling, hatred, pressure, stress. Where is Hope Where … Continue reading

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First Egg

First egg from our lovely Araucana chickens.  The Araucana is a breed of domestic chicken from Chile. Its name derives from the Araucanía region of Chile where it is believed to have originated. It lays blue-shelled eggs, one of very … Continue reading

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Simplify

The ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak. ~Hans Hofmann

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Where To Start

“Start where you are, with what you have, and that will always lead you into something greater.” ~Mary Manin Morrissey

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Feeling Antsy

Feeling antsy, unsettled, a little down. Too much sugar probably and fretting over family stuff. I know I do not have the power to change any of it. It is what it is and we are who we are. I … Continue reading

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Sailing Through Life

Sailing is a metaphor for life. ~ Luci Shaw

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