Posts filed under: Life

Every Spring, right around Easter I start to look for the Curly Lily’s and Trilliums. They grow wild in the Parks and woodlands around Nanaimo.  They were a favorite with my mother-in-law...
….By the common cold! I am finally feeling human.  For the last week and a half I have been laid low by the smallest of things.  The common cold!  I could not knit;...
It was/is a long weekend!  One celebrated with friends and family and a huge Turkey Dinner.  It is not a long weekend to indulge in “nothing to do”, but a long...
We walked around Neck Point with Sophie, yesterday morning.  When I teach evenings, like I did yesterday, I do not start work until noon, so we took Sophie off to Neck...
That’s why I have boxes and bags and rooms full of yarn. I have always been a collector.  When I was a child it was toys – dolls mostly.  As I got older...
The Rhubarb is just showing through the dirt, Christmas Roses are blooming, as are Snowdrops, and Winter Aconite (thanks Maureen!).  It has been a much wetter winter than originally forecast and the...
It is the little things in life that make each day better.  As trite and overused as this statement can be – it is also true – which is why it is trite and overused!...