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Platinum Trees

Spectacular hoarfrost on January 25 created by a foggy night.

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Winter Photo Challenge: Earth and Sky

Today’s post is a gallery of snowy, winter photos capturing the mood and beauty of this season in Ontario. Geese Cemetery A Lakefront Park Woods Trees and Sky Other photo posts Visit to Ontario: A Photo Story 7-Day Photo Challenge … Continue reading

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Pink Sun, Purple Sky, Diamond Snow … And Fluffy Bunnies?

During these picturesque days of winter (to which my camera phone cannot do justice), hares can be found in Edmonton, Alberta–in empty lots, snow-covered green spaces, on roads, and in yards. The other day, I was pulling into my parking … Continue reading

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When Snow Gets You Down, Write Songs

Below is a link to the words I wrote to a well-known Christmas carol, Silver Bells, in honour of Nov. 27, 2014’s blizzard that brought deep snow and -35°C wind chills. I write these lyrics to keep my sanity during … Continue reading

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Story of Our Garden

It had been a decade since I’d had a garden. An avid gardener since 1997, I felt the absence of a garden strongly. So when I bought a condo in 2016 and had the opportunity to rent a plot through … Continue reading

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7-Day Nature Photo Challenge

In September, I did a 7-day Photo Challenge. In October, I was nominated to do a 7-day Nature Photo Challenge. As I’d mentioned in the previous photo post, I do not have a good camera, so please forgive the lack … Continue reading

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