Perseverance pays off…

I posted about my quest to find wave action several times already… Last Saturday afternoon I jumped in the car and drove the 4 km to Partridge Island Beach. Once I parked the vehicle I had trouble opening the door with the wind pushing against it. Ottawa House and Partridge Island Beaches are more sheltered,Continue reading “Perseverance pays off…”

The Beach

I came for the waves… but found lovely wet beach treasures. Enjoy!

Looking for Wave Action…

When you head out to look for waves crashing on the beach but instead find a special natural light display…

First Snow…

There were several weather warnings in effect the day before yesterday. We had an unexpected trip to Halifax for medical reasons and decided to get a hotel in the city but not without concern about leaving our home back in Parrsboro. The predictions for wind damage and flooding were dire… but once again it turnedContinue reading “First Snow…”

Discoveries

“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.” – Marcel Proust I make a point of walking every morning. It’s not just a time to myself, I walk our dogs and the route I choose is usually the same each day. Yesterday I veered off my regularContinue reading “Discoveries”

Golden Hour at Second Beach

Following a few days without a beach walk I am always grateful when the weather cooperates and the sun presents me with magical light…

Community Spirit Award 2021

The weather cooperated and the town showed up to receive the Nova Scotia 2021 Community Spirit Award…

Lest We Forget…

In Flanders fields the poppies blowBetween the crosses, row on row,That mark our place; and in the skyThe larks, still bravely singing, flyScarce heard amid the guns below. We are the Dead. Short days agoWe lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow,Loved, and were loved, and now we lieIn Flanders fields. Take up our quarrel withContinue reading “Lest We Forget…”

Sunny Afternoon Beach Walk

A sunny Monday afternoon stroll along Partridge Island at high tide…

Nature And Its Contemplative Allure

Driftwood… never boring, always full of surprises and discoveries!

24 Hours Difference

Believe it or not… The highest tides in the world occur in Canada in the Bay of Fundy…