To think that I almost considered shopping today! Perish the thought! I don’t even like shopping! And imagine how crowded the malls would have been today. Whatever it is I need (soap, body butter, lip gloss) I didn’t need it that badly – not when the sun was shining in late November.
So I packed my backpack, loaded Abby in the car and headed off to Maple Mountain. My soul feels very well fed. Especially now that I’m home, peeled off my sweaty clothes and had a hot bubble bath. Is there anything better than hiking up a mountain and being rewarded with a hot bath afterwards. And now I have pea soup simmering on the stove. With rye toast that’s going to be a heavenly dinner. And, of course, Abby is sound asleep by my feet after a dinner of steak and veggies.
But back to Maple Mountain. Photos speak better than words – here’s that magical place on Vancouver Island:
Tomorrow I will upload lots more to my Flickr account under my name: Goody Niosi