Monthly Archives: March 2013

hiking and gardening

  Yesterday was as close to a perfect 10 as it gets. The sun was out, we hiked in T-shirts and we basked in the sun on top of Maple Mountain. There was good company and the dogs had a … Continue reading

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racism

  I’ve been deeply disturbed by the racist letter published by the Nanaimo Daily News on Wednesday – not only by the letter itself but also by the fact it was printed. That was easy to say – I suspect most … Continue reading

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Possibilities

  Ideas and possibilities excite me. Anything new makes me sit up and pay attention – eagerly! So it’s no wonder that today is a happy day – a happy dance day at that. It wasn’t what I would call … Continue reading

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Work

  Very few things in this world are better than being out in the woods on a beautiful spring day. That walk in the woods is doubly enhanced in the company of a dog and triply so if it comes after … Continue reading

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Mud

  Nice to be clean – I mean, really nice. And, although it was a lovely hike, I think the memory I will take back with me is that of mud – lots of it. We parked at the end … Continue reading

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Two Dogs

  We’re having a sleepover! Abby’s BFF, Ocean is here for a couple of days. So far so good. Of course, there was that initial 10 minutes when she first arrived where all the area rugs went flying and I … Continue reading

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Ideas

  I love ideas – I am crazy, nuts passionate about ideas. You wouldn’t believe how many great ideas I get for my blog while I’m out walking or hiking – because while I’m out there in the peace and … Continue reading

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Maple Mountain

  Well of course I’m going to start my post with another photo fo Abby. What else to report? It was a perfect day: the sun shone, I saw only two other people – it was quiet. I had time … Continue reading

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Favourite Things

  It seems obvious to me that if I’m going to write a post about my favourite things, then the first image that hits the page is a photo of Abby. But second – what inspired the title is the … Continue reading

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Stellar

  It was a stellar week. As if all the terrific work assignments this week weren’t enough, I even finished work today just before noon (and that includes laundry and vacuuming) – which means I really am having a semi-long … Continue reading

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