Monthly Archives: September 2013

Let that be a lesson to me

  I didn’t bring my camera with me! When will I learn to ALWAYS pack my camera? I mean, really. I should have known this morning at Roberts Park would be monumental, photo-wise. There was a lull between rainstorms – … Continue reading

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Hiking in the Pouring Rain

  No – this is not Mount Tzouhalem where we hiked today, but it was a rainy hiking shot – good enough so you get the idea. But this shot in the Swiss alps was taken in the rain – … Continue reading

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A Guide to Racism for White People

Oh sure – excuse me while I just dive right into this controversy – as though, I, a white woman, has anything useful to say about the issue. Maybe not but I’ll try. First, I just want to say that … Continue reading

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Birthday – the day after

I am tired. It doesn’t happen very often but, of my gosh, I am so darn busy. Not done with work yet. today – one more interview to do and story to write up. Teh interview is scheduled for 5 … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to me!

Seriously – this could well be the happiest birthday ever! Well, maybe not quite as happy as the one where I got that doll carriage I had coveted for so long – but surely the happiest one since then. And … Continue reading

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Mount Arrowsmith

  Everyone seemed to be very worried last night about today’s weather. I figured, what the heck, as long as it’s not pouring rain, let’s go ahead and do the Cameron Lake trail. And just look what happened! Teh sky … Continue reading

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Friday

Just when I think I’m done for the week – and have packed up my lists and calendar etc. etc., I get sideswiped by an email from my editor – oh well, I’ll just add one more story to my … Continue reading

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Shopping

So here’s how I shop. First, I think about it for a long time. I mean this can be a months-long project. I’ll give you today’s for-instance. I started thinking about re-doing my bathroom almost a year ago. No, really! … Continue reading

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Restless

  I’ve been feeling oddly restless – less so on the days that I hike. IN fact, last Saturday I felt completely blissful. But that’s not unusual – on a day with warmth and sunshine, climbing up a mountain – … Continue reading

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Mount Becher

  This is going to be a very picture-heavy post – fabulous all-day hike today – a challenging trail at times because the back side of Becher is trail is hardly ever used. Wonderful to break new ground (sometimes it … Continue reading

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