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11-18 Above Below: Smith Lake #1

ice flowers,

blossom beneath my hands,

where I peer,

upside down,

above, below,

to see the stars,

frozen in,

my eyes


Feathered friends

We’ve had some pretty feathered guests in our yard recently, including this beautiful spruce grouse who I originally thought was a ptarmigan.  I’ve seen him several times, but wasn’t able to get close enough for a picture thanks to my rambunctious children.  243 more words

Our Home

The Queen and I

I can’t imagine we have much in common, her majesty and I. Other than being British. What with me being a commoner and Catholic and all. 986 more words

Going Out - And Having Fun?

Whistler Mountain opening ahead of schedule this weekend

Cold weather has brought ski season to the Lower Mainland a little earlier this year.

Whistler Mountain announced today that they’ll be opening this Saturday, November 22. 197 more words


11-17 The Grouse Does The Free Money Dance

stomp, stomp,
free money,
free money,
stomp, feet, stomp.

pay, dust flies,
pay me, irregular,
dust flies, you,
pay me, dust flies,

shake it, shake it, shake it, 34 more words

Find a Way to Get Your Nom On

it’s not news to say that the british are not known for their cuisine. okay, so that’s changed as london has become more of an international city, but there’s still plenty about british food that begs for help – particularly in the vegetable department. 1,016 more words


Want more grouse? Watch the thermometer drop!

Cold, blustery days in early winter are not the best days to go grouse hunting. Neither are, humid, September days. Essentially, the best time to go grouse hunting is when you can. 1,529 more words