It’s the silly season, with end-of-the-school-year stuff piling up with Christmas, summer vacation, and garden stuff.
Once again, lists take centre stage for me. The general to-do list gave way to a ‘before Christmas’ to-do list. 92 more words
Twelve years ago, we made the hair-raising drive out to Tumbledown Bay, on the recommendation of a colleague.
We fell in love. The remote bay with its sandy beach, kid-friendly waves, stunning scenery, and fabulous wildlife was exactly what we wanted in a beach. 261 more words
Before noon the sun and earth had escaped the freezing fog. The sun illuminated the frost and rose the temperature to a pleasantly brisk 28°F. Effie paced Effieland’s perimeter for quite a while, stopping to lick icy droplets from the tall prairie grasses, and simply enjoying her sun-gilt holdings. 45 more words