Aren’t Sundays the best?!

Sunday, 11 April 2021 The weather has been incredible, summer-like warm and sunny. It’s been good for the soul and the mind, definitely the body too. Today was a little cooler with a whole lot of wind, blowing from the East and, at times, the North which blew lots of things off the veranda. It…

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Who took it best?

Saturday, 10 April 2021 And yet, another summer-like spring day! A balmy 23°C. I woke up at 5:46 am wondering why. The sun wasn’t even up yet. I couldn’t get back to sleep so joined the rest of the early birds to usher in another gorgeous day. I had a very productive day! I finally…

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Nature is healing.

Monday, 5 April 2021 What another gorgeous day. A real bonus of a long weekend. The temperature soared to the mid teens. Although there was a wind, out of the wind, in the sun, it was quite balmy. I managed to empty the composter, although it took some rolling, shaking, and pulling to get the…

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A Quinn-tessential Canadian spring-day activity

Saturday, 27 March 2021 Happy birthday Marie!!! What is more Canadian than maple syrup? How about spending an afternoon around a fire while the sap boils down? My brother is a sugarmaker – the term for someone who makes Maple syrup. It’s a sweet pastime that’s grown over the years. Close to fifteen years now…

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