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Sunrise Over the Lake

I feel that after such a long break from posting, this picture of the sunrise is somewhat fitting.

The picture was taken at about 4:45am on June 17 from Couchiching park in Orillia

Historic Charm - Stephen Leacock Home

I was fortunate enough to attend a lovely party this past weekend at the gorgeous Stephen Leacock Museum. The house’s historical architecture and charm were truly captivating. 382 more words


Mattie Diona (Knox) Latimer - Seeing The Fullness Of Her Life Through Newspapers

To some, she was Granny; to others, she was Mom; to all, she was known as Mattie.

Mattie’s grandchildren knew that she was from California but as she didn’t talk very much about herself not much was known about her early life. 1,016 more words


Who I Discovered at the Mariposa Folk Festival

Every year since I was 5 years old I’ve looked forward to attending the Mariposa Folk Festival in Orillia. The reasons for excitement used to be different: back then it was all about the face painting and crafts in the kids’ area. 390 more words


This Weekend in Pictures

This weekend was filled with Sunshine and music at the Mariposa Folk Festival. So much was happening though I chose to capture the serene nature around the festival grounds. 17 more words


WHITESNAKE – Casino Rama Resort, Orillia – July 2, 2015

Photos and Review by: Darren Eagles


Iconic frontman David Coverdale brought his band of bad boys back to Casino Rama Resort for another serving of hard rock, … 518 more words

Gallery Concert Review

Tale of a Toe

I’ve been running consistently since 2012.  I think my longest break was my post-Banff half marathon vacation last summer.  Even in the midst of teething, ear infections, etc etc etc, I’ve tried to never go more than 3-4 days without running.   604 more words