Monthly Archives: December 2013

Joyful Reflections (with Birds)

I’ve had a lot of fun over recent months combining the weekly photo challenges from Where’s My Backpack? and the Daily Post. I’ve even occasionally managed to squeeze in A Word In Your Ear’s theme, for good measure. This week, … Continue reading

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Ice Storm

As you can imagine, after three weeks in Hawaii (more blogs about that to follow, I promise!), coming home to a Canadian winter was quite a shock to the system. Especially when the weather had an extra treat for us … Continue reading

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Winter One-derland

Another week, another tenuous combination of travel themed photo challenges. Ailsa’s Where’s My Backpack? theme this week is ‘Winter‘, whereas the Daily Post’s word is ‘One‘. Here’s what I came up with…. And please don’t forget to follow me on … Continue reading

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Grand Symbols Over Maui

I had the most incredible day today. It began over 19 hours ago, with a pre-dawn drive up the mighty Haleakala volcano on the Hawaiian island of Maui. The trip to the top was quicker than expected, so we arrived … Continue reading

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