Tag Archives: nature

My Fall Pantry

I’m still rearranging the pantry to get in my share of our canning bees.  The hanging basket is now above the wood stove full of hazel nuts drying and the left shelves are starting to fill up with more canning.  … Continue reading

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The Beach

A beach is not only a sweep of sand, but shells of sea creatures, the sea glass, the seaweed, the incongruous objects washed up by the ocean. ~Henry Grunwald

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Three Kayaks

You can’t cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water. ~Rabindranath Tagore

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Watching, Waiting

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There Goes August

Flying off like a bird heading south. Not to be seen again until a new year emerges. Goodbye August, goodbye summer. See you next year.

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Fungus Amongus

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Moss On Alder

Soft, round ball of moss on alder tree.

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Fall Colours Already

Why does summer go by so fast and winter seems so long?

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The Woods Are Sighing With Relief

Rain on the Ornamental Red Maple.

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Coleus Colours

Coleus on Middle Daughter’s Deck.  Beautiful colours.

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Red Sun In The Morning

Two mornings ago, this is how the sun looked through the trees from forest fires in BC. Today it was clear again and the air smells fresh and safe.

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One Golden Plum

Our whole golden plum crop – one golden plum. We shared it and it tasted divine. ©Sharron R. McMillan  

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Just Being Happy

Happily ever after was a fairy tale I so much wanted to live in. But now  happy is in spite of what I don’t like, overlooking what I can’t change, making do with what I have, not hoping for more. … Continue reading

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Spying On Sunflowers Spying On Me

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Boreal Bluet Dragonfly

Boreal Bluet Enallagma boreale

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