My father in 1935 at fifteen-years-old
We’ve had homestays in quite a few different countries, with mixed success. A few years back there were about 40 people sharing a homestay in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. Some were sleeping in bunks in dorm rooms and others were camping in tents in a sodden backyard. I still remember […]
Vancouver Island is full of stunning hiking opportunities. This Marina was the trailhead for one hike, where we were greeted by a curious fawn! The hike wound through pristine rain forest, and river gorges with wildlife all around us. The beach was mostly empty and the water so…
Thank goodness for a doctor’s appointment. It frees me from my bed for a while. I love taking beautiful photos of lovely scenes that catch my eye. Hope you enjoy. In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous. Aristotle Crossing the Manatee River – See […]
Have they been through trauma? Is she comforting him? Or is this a brother/sister moment? Photos like this cause me to ponder – Why? Who? Where? When? How?
Rita Miljo, ‘the Mother Teresa of Baboons,’ Romantic trash can couple Everlasting Love Rosy maple moth World’s most expensive cupcake, the pricey dessert costs a whopping $1,000 at Dubai’s Bloomsbury’s Cupcakes. Served on a covered Villari 24-carat gold empire cake stand, adorned with edible gold & chocolate Purple Crowned Fairy Wrens […]
Three true stories Lizzie approached an older man in Target and asked, “Have I seen you before?” He said “Yes, M’am” “Do you remember where?” He answered, “Here. Just now when you stopped me from going into the men’s dressing room to try on these clothes hanging on my arm.” […]