Monthly Archives: March 2016

Intimacy and Work

I’m back at the stable until tomorrow evening – and that has meant a lot of busy-ness. Nothing serious, of course, just laundry and napping (What – napping is not being busy? Then clearly, you have no idea the dedication … Continue reading

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First day of Spring

The first day of spring – possibly my happiest first day of spring ever. I’m happy because the dogs and I hiked for the third day in a row, this time to the top of Mount Tzouhalem from Genoa Bay. … Continue reading

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Feeling the love

I am always aware of my love for Simon. I am conscious of it with every breath and heartbeat. But there are also times when I feel a sudden body rush of love that wells up somewhere inside and explodes … Continue reading

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R.E.S.P.E.C.T.

Simon and I had a brief conversation this morning about the changes that so often take place in a relationship when two people begin cohabiting. Because we were both on our way out, it wasn’t a long discussion, but it got … Continue reading

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The Unbearable Rightness of Being

Today I celebrate. I celebrate spring in all its glory – sunshine and sparkles and the colour green. I celebrate life in all its splendour – new life awakening every day and every hour. My biggest reason to celebrate today … Continue reading

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Strong Women

This morning, as Shanara and Abby and I walked through the back forty, I began pondering. This, of course, is nothing new. It’s what I do when I walk and I wouldn’t change it for the world. It all started when … Continue reading

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Hardy Ridge

The pups and I are having a super day. Right now, they are doing their favourite thing: sleeping. At least, I’m guessing it’s their fav because we hiked on Hardy Ridge for three hours this morning. They’re reasonably pooped. It … Continue reading

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Awesome trail and day

We were up at 5.30 this morning. By 6.30, Simon was on his way to the airport. I was actually quite pleased to be up – for a change, it wasn’t raining and that meant that the dogs and I … Continue reading

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Rain etc.

Rain today! But not just any rain – a torrential downpour! I’m so happy because now I don’t feel guilty about not hiking (again). That said, I sense a few hiking days in my very near future. And it’s just as well. … Continue reading

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Sunshine!

After so many hours and days of relentless rain, the sun is a glorious sight. Plan A for the morning was to continue working in the barge. By “working” I mean that Simon crawls down the hatch and vacuums up … Continue reading

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