So grateful for our beautiful home.
The water that I am lucky enough to enjoy.
The creatures that I get to share this beauty with.
The skies that surround us.
And the flowers. “The earth laughs in flowers.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
Today’s post comes from Roger LaFontaine, park naturalist, classically trained biologist and amateur lake monster researcher. He has spent nearly two decades researching and documenting the occurrence of mysterious creatures in Ontario. We think that we know our lakes and rivers well, but, in reality, we have barely scratched the surface. Unknown to us, the … Continue reading Lake monsters in Ontario Parks
This weekend we visited a world-known place, that is ‘in our backyard’. Thousands visit this attraction each year. While this weekend was on the warm side for our winter, it wasn’t as warm as this place.
I love visiting here. It’s amazing how such tiny, delicate creatures can make you feel small.
What’s equally amazing is the closer you look the less familiar/ less ‘of this world’ these creatures get!
I think you know what the subject of my photos is…
But I’ll wait until tomorrow to post a few other photos that will show you if you haven’t guessed!
In the life of a Mom silence is a precious thing. I cherish the moments knowing that the moments will stretch into longer and longer times as they grow older. (I try not to think too much about that…it brings sadness into my cherished silence.)
I had several photos to pick from as silence and quiet moments are very much needed for me to recharge. I seek silence daily.
The WordPress photo challenge was to show what silence looks like. What do your moments of silence look like?
A serene, blissful, quiet moment on the water. Allegany State Park, NY
There is a serene and settled majesty to woodland scenery that enters into the soul and delights and elevates it, and fills it with noble inclinations. ~ Washington Irving