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Two Weeks

Just under two weeks until we welcome our daughter to this world.  She is my second, so there is the anticipation of the joy of meeting her;  and the anticipation of the chaos of adding a new (hungry and crying) member to our family. 411 more words


Film Photography’s Lost Lessons #1 - Aperture

My photography journey so far can be described in three stages –

1. Phone cameras taught me the basics of composition and helped me find my favourite subjects. 1,401 more words


check-in on your goals

It is almost the third month of 2018; can you friggin’ believe it?  I am looking forward to spring.  In recent weeks it has been blistering cold here, windy and snowy.  518 more words

Zero Waste

Book of the Month: The Joy of Less

For the month of February, I listened to the audiobook “The Joy of Less” by Francine Jay. To my delight, I have to say it was an exceptionally interesting read for an already minimalist person, but at the same time could also be a good starter book for anyone interested in minimalism but has no clue where to begin (I might recommend it to my dad since he has been trying to declutter the house!). 348 more words


Seek simplicity

But don’t confuse it with truth

Or even football


no rules

My parent’s generation, the Baby Boomers, had it easier – in my opinion. I hear all the time not-yet parents telling their friends that they’re unsure about having kids because of how tough the world has become. 1,074 more words