Tagged with nature

Quote of the Day: Thoreau

Quote of the Day: Thoreau

“All good things are wild, and free.” ~ Henry David Thoreau One of my favourite quotes, period. This photo was shot last week while hanging out with a new – and very talented – photographer friend, capturing the beautifully lit park across the lake! It was so cold my feet and his hands froze solid, … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Aristotle

Quote of the Day: Aristotle

  “In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.” ~ Aristotle The marvelous. Many know and understand how Aristotle’s concept of the marvelous was synonymous with Buddha’s concept of Zen, with Lao Tzu’s concept of Tao, withΒ Bodhidharma’s concept of what was later termed Qi and Prana… and with the wonder of the … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Franck

Quote of the Day: Franck

“In this twentieth century, to stop rushing around, to sit quietly on the grass, to switch off the world and come back to the earth, to allow the eye to see a willow, a bush, a cloud, a leaf, is ‘an unforgettable experience’.” ~ Frederick Franck As sad as it can be that our modern … Continue reading

Sedona, Arizona

Sedona, Arizona

That photo above was one of the first I took on our trip – believe it or not, it was taken from the car, through the window! We arrived in Sedona pretty late in the afternoon after landing in Phoenix, getting the rental car, and driving in. We checked into our hotel, rested just a … Continue reading

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

Kale: Infused with Coconut Oil

Kale: Infused with Coconut Oil

I was inspired to try cooking my kale infused with coconut oil. The idea had been lingering in my head for quite some time and, with the cool weather we’ve been having lately, my body was craving the heat and healthy fats. I had half a bunch of kale waiting to be eaten and decided … Continue reading