Picture Postcards: Winter Days

I live in a little community that is literally tucked away on the end of a county line and to me, it is absolute paradise. While it may not be everyone’s cup of tea, I actually prefer the sense of isolation. Neighbours have often commented that we are “isolated in our little bubble” long before…

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Word of the year…

Last year I choose the word “Intention” as my personal word for the year. That was before the world went sideways with the pandemic. Yet even with the ups and downs of the past year I was still able to apply my ‘word’. If anything it was an apt choice because I had lots and…

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Picture Postcards: ‘Tis the season

I don’t know about you but I love experiencing all of the seasons. I honestly cannot imagine living somewhere that doesn’t get all four seasonal changes. Rain, fog, heat, cold, changing leaves, bitter winds, warm breezes and lots and lots of snow. Lucky for me I live in Canada and most provinces experience all the…

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Add this to the list of things you cannot buy…

I’ve literally just heard the news that we are now facing a shortage of Paper Towels due to the pandemic. So you can add that to the growing list of things you never expected to not have access to. It’s right up there with Toilet paper, yeast, fitness equipment, soap, spaghetti sauce and more. Crazy…

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Autumn Vibes

Morning mist over the forest. There is something in the air these days (and no I’m not referring to Covid-19). The air is fresh. The sun is lower. The temperatures are dropping. The days are shorter. All signs that point to my favourite of all seasons….Autumn. The transition between the stifling heat of summer and…

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Living a slower life in the country…

I knew when we packed up and left the big city for the countryside things would be different… I just didn’t realize how drastically different they would be. Let’s start by stating the obvious shall we? Cleaner air, less noise, fewer distractions and more time spent in nature. Sooooo awesome right? What took me by…

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