Posted 3 days ago

Our Hike In Ashford Castle's Mystical Forest

We had a pleasant early morning hike in the ancient forest beside Ashford Castle, in County Mayo, Ireland.

Posted 6 days ago

Ashford Castle - One Of Ireland's Most Romantic Hotels

We had a lovely stay at Ashford Castle, in Co Mayo. We now know why it is considered one of the most Romantic Hotels in all of Ireland

Posted 2 weeks ago

Walking The Burren In County Clare, Ireland

We had a lovely hike on the Burren in Ireland.

Posted 2 weeks ago

Walking The Burren In County Clare, Ireland

Walking The Burren In County Clare, Ireland

exposed limestone bedrock in the burren - burren national park - ireland

A View of The Limestone Pavement Of The Burren In County Clare

After leaving the Cliffs of Moher, Bob and I still had quite a distance to cover since we would be hanging our hats that night at Ashford Castle in the village of Cong.  One area we wanted to investigate on the way was The Burren, a uniquely fascinating bit of landscape near the village of Ballyvaughan.  The stark, mournful terrain…

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Posted 1 month ago

Snowshoeing On Lake Agnes Trail To Big Beehive

One afternoon we decided to go snowshoeing, into the Rocky Mountains following the Lake Agnes Snowshoe Trail from Lake Louise up to the Big Beehive, in Banff National Park, Alberta.

Posted 1 month ago

Our Message In A Bottle Tossed Back To Sea

We found this Message in a Bottle near Markham, Ontario, we added a new message and tossed it into the Pacific off Vancouver Island

Posted 1 month ago

Opossum Enjoys a Sunny Winter Day in Toronto

This Possum decided to take full advantage of the bright sunny day here in Toronto.

Posted 1 month ago

Brown Thrasher At Lynde Shores Conservation Area

Brown Thrasher at Lynde Shores Conservation Area, in Ontario. The bird was tucked low in the crown of a fallen tree.

Posted 1 month ago

Taking A 1941 Chevy Business Coupe For A Spin

On a visit to Bowser, B.C. my brother-in-law, Martin, suggested it was time to roll out his 1941 Chevrolet Special Deluxe Business Coupe and take it for a spin. I was thrilled as I have always had a love of vintage automobiles right from the time I was a little girl.

Posted 1 month ago

Long-tailed Ducks At Bluffer's Park - Toronto

We came upon these Long-tailed Ducks on a trip to Bluffer’s Park along the edge of Lake Ontario in east end Toronto.