Category Archives: Nature

We have been camping

We have been camping on the west coast of Canada these past days. I grew up camping and for me still there is nothing quite like it. Having nothing else to do but just be and marvel at the masterpiece … Continue reading

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Friday we drive through the mountains

Friday we drive through the mountains. They tower above the car, still covered with snow and I am mourning. Occasionally waterfalls travel down the grey rock, melding with the ice and dirt. I want to stop and rinse my face … Continue reading

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It seems I was just welcoming the fall leaves

It seems I was just welcoming the fall leaves under the stars with my baby and now we have already had another full moon come that is beginning to wane. I am looking out the window at our forest, bathed in … Continue reading

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I arrived home from vacation

I arrived home from vacation to this: Somewhere under that pile of weeds (chickweed and stinging nettle mostly) is my veggie garden. There are so many things I love about gardening. Looking through seed catalogues with my kiddos in the depths of … Continue reading

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