almost everyone showed up

My folks turned 90 and are still doing pretty ‘dang’ good. Missing from our family are 2 nieces and my sister-in-law. This was a quick get together and fast food saved the day. Houston Pizza provided the food of lasagne, ham and pineapple pizza and pepperoni pizza, ribs, ceaser salad and garlic toast (my favourite) […]

travelling August

Points-of-interest photos that caught my attention this month. I am learning how to not scare a herd of cattle. I walk by cows that are settled eating pasture grass and laying down, frequently. I could literally make them run! Now, I just stop and look at them and let them check me out and they […]

this blog is really a healing centre

I started blogging many years ago. I lost my first born child; Graham, (photo below). He was hearing impaired. He wore in-the-ear hearing aids with the volume unit wrapped behind his ear and attached to the ear mold in his ear. He was not deaf. He just couldn’t hear the low sounds. He lived in […]

Windy photo op at Crooked Lake

It was windy today so it really created a different atmosphere on this beach. I have been trying to look up the names of the orange and red flowered plants above to no avail. If you know what they are please comment. updated: Aug23, 2019 – the plants have now been named!

Rocky, Grace, Norman

Here are 3 of our horses that we own. Rocky on the left. He is a golden dun gelding. Grace is on the right: She is a buckskin mare. I rode Rocky for a few years while I learned to ride. Grace came into the picture 2 years ago. Love having a girlfriend horse for […]

Artistic Expressions in the Southwest

I love this concept of art! a huge doll out in the field or on the roof top. It is so compelling. what do you think? Heather Benning is the artist and she has done some cool perspectives. I mean huge cool perspectives.! This is me/moi/selfie in front of the Swift Current Art Gallery with […]

Are you grounded and present?

I just returned from 5 days of travel from a visit with family and driving to the lakes, (love it) and attending the Canada Summer Games in Saskatchewan. I realized I was still not present this morning. I had boiled a pot dry because I turned on the stove and was going to put water […]