Category Archives: Nature

Last year… looking back

I have very wise friends. Recently, I posted a little something about how discouraged I was with the lateness of Spring and the lingering cold. I was worried our garden season would suffer, worried about the lack of green everywhere … Continue reading

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Thank you Mother Nature…

  … For renewing our spirit, our hope and for giving us the most glorious Spring week-end! Wishing you all an amazing week! 

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17/52 – Her & Him

A portrait of my daughter, once a week, every week, in 2015. Little Miss : Sassy Little Miss! You had so much fun making it IMPOSSIBLE for mom to take a “normal” shot of you this week. But you know what? That … Continue reading

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Today, I’m grateful for…

kiddos that are just itching to get out the door at 7 am regardless of the weather. feathery moss hard at work, covering all the brown, making spring so lush. all the rain we got this week, pushing buds open, … Continue reading

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Tomorrow…

… is the big day : Our in home evaluation with the speech therapist for Little Man. I’ve been trying to get a grips on my feelings about it all week and unfortunately, I’m still not quite sure. On one … Continue reading

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The River (Part 2) – On the road and under the ice

About 3 times a year (maybe more now that we make our own bread), we take a trip East to La Seigneurie St-Roch-des-Aulnaies, a grain mill dating back to 1739 and still producing flour today. Why do we drive over … Continue reading

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The River…

This morning early, after taking Little Miss to preschool and running a quick errand, Little Man and I stopped by the River Walk. We usually go there several times during winter, but with the weather we’ve had and the insane … Continue reading

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