Quote of the Day: Mother Teresa

Quote of the Day: Mother Teresa

“We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean. But the ocean would be less because of that missing drop.” ~ Blessed Mother Teresa Each and every one of us holds within a unique power and life force meant to contribute to this vast universe in a special way. … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Sogyal Rinpoche

Quote of the Day: Sogyal Rinpoche

“Although we have been made to believe that if we let go we will end up with nothing, life reveals just the opposite: that letting go is the real path to freedom.” ~ Sogyal Rinpoche It is our reluctance to let go which contributes to our troubles and suffering. Is something troubling you lately? Take some … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: African Proverb

Quote of the Day: African Proverb

“Umuntu ngumuntu ngabantu.” (A person is a person because of other people.) ~ African Proverb Tomorrow is moving day for me, so today feels like my workweek ‘Friday’ – may we all take time this weekend to step back, appreciate, and look with love towards the strangers around us, for we all contribute to the … Continue reading

Life Has it’s Curveballs

Life Has it’s Curveballs

Poor Powder – his little face says it all. I totally missed getting a QOTD post done yesterday – life has apparently decided to lob as many curveballs my way as possible lately, and though I’ve been hitting most of ‘em back (with homerun potential, I might add) this was one that got by me. … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: King, Jr.

Quote of the Day: King, Jr.

“The nonviolent approach does not immediately change the heart of the oppressor. It first does something to the hearts and souls of those committed to it. It gives them new self-respect; it calls up resources of strength and courage they did not know they had.” ~ Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. True strength lies in … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Abbey

Quote of the Day: Abbey

“May your trails be crooked, winding, lonesome, dangerous, leading to the most amazing view. May your mountains rise into and above the clouds.” ~ Edward Abbey xo

Quote of the Day: Carson

Quote of the Day: Carson

“It is a wholesome and necessary thing for us to turn again to the earth and in the contemplation of her beauties to know of wonder and humility.” ~Rachel Carson Have a peaceful Wednesday, xo

Bronte Harbour

Bronte Harbour

About a week and a half ago, I got the opportunity to explore Bronte Harbour in Oakville and enjoy some of the serene views. It was a gorgeous day so there were lots of people and wildlife out enjoying the weather before cool autumn temperatures set in for good. With partial cloud coverage all day, … Continue reading