Tagged with beauty

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

Quote of the Day: Hayek

Quote of the Day: Hayek

“People often say that “beauty is in the eye of the beholder,” and I say that the most liberating thing about beauty is realizing that you are the beholder. This empowers us to find beauty in places where others have not dared to look, including inside ourselves.” ~ Selma Hayek Beautiful words from a woman … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Chavez

Quote of the Day: Chavez

“Kindness and compassion towards all living things is the mark of a civilized society.” ~ Cesar Chavez Thinking about these words in comparison to the societies we live in and how these societies interact with the people and living organisms around them, how does it lead you to feel about these societies and how truly … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Kübler-Ross

Quote of the Day: Kübler-Ross

“People are like stained-glass windows: they sparkle and shine when the sun is out but when the darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light within.” ~ Elisabeth Kübler-Ross It’s certainly easy to be positive and happy when things are going well in life. But when things get complicated and difficult, … Continue reading

Empire Sandy, Toronto Harbourfront

Empire Sandy, Toronto Harbourfront

I also got the opportunity to see the inside of Empire Sandy this past weekend. It was ‘Doors Open’ Toronto this weekend, which I’ve never actually heard of before and would love to take more advantage of next year. Toronto.ca describes ‘Doors Open Toronto’ as “a city-wide celebration offering free, rare access to more than … Continue reading

The Music Garden, Toronto Harbourfront

The Music Garden, Toronto Harbourfront

The weather was just fabulous in Toronto and the surrounding areas this weekend – temperatures stayed in the high 20’s both Saturday and Sunday! I spent all of Sunday walking and enjoying the sun and some of the beauty and history Toronto has to offer. The Music Garden along the Toronto Harbourfront runs on Queens Quay from about … Continue reading

Hiking through French River, Ontario

Hiking through French River, Ontario

I’ve had the opportunity to do a lot more travelling lately and, while it sometimes means I don’t get out a Quote of the Day article every day, it has been creating some amazing photography and culinary opportunities! I spent this past weekend travelling a few hours north of here to visit French River and … Continue reading