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Work from Hub City Turners.

Four members of Hub City Turners stopped by today with recently finished pieces. It is always such a privilege to be among the first to see work from these fine makers. Paul Schroeder brought an […]

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Birding Joy.

I posted this same grouping on Instagram a couple of days ago. It was such a delightful day of birding I am sharing it on my website as well. As I headed out to President […]

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Citizenship Ceremony

When an opportunity to attend a Citizenship ceremony presents, please do yourself a favour and GO. Our friend Miranda Jones became a Canadian citizen yesterday along with 87 other individuals representing 26 nationalities. The event […]

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Snowy day.

A neck slung camera, electrified gloves, light snow falling in clumps and some willing photo subjects all lined up for a fun afternoon. The spruce forest just behind my house often yields some interesting birds. […]

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Some Catching Up.

Fall colours, migrant birds, foraging insects, new art work, a trip to Winnipeg… WHEW… The fall just took off and left me in the lurch. I have finally caught up and prepared some images to […]

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A Star Party Road Trip

What the heck is a Star Party? Come along and we’ll explore one. A new moon, a dark sky preserve, a five hour drive with our grandaughter, Olive and we are at the Cypress Hills […]

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Dragonfly moulting

Ancient rocks forming the Canadian Shield regularly dip their toes into the sparkling water of the Churchill River. These slabs can gently slide into the water providing a wonderful fishing platform or create thick moss […]

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100 Years of Farming

A visit to our family farm was prompted by an invitation to celebrate the Hastings Farm Centenary. My son Brad, his wife Sarah, Cathy and our grandchildren Olive and Hamish packed up and left Saskatoon […]

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Graffiti time.

Waking up to the cooing of this Wood Pigeon just outside our window began another perfect day in Berlin. Made to measure weather, two great museums, one mega tourist stop, great food, lots of walking…you […]

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Explore Berlin.

Costly Mistake!! Book train tickets early!!Too bad we had not seen that headline before we wandered into the Mainz station for our train ticket to Berlin. Buying tickets a few days earlier would have been […]

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