On The Miracle of The Present, by Marianne Williamson. “It’s nothing more than a mental habit to idealize another time, another condition, another reality. It is simply a way to avoid the reality of our lives right now. And in avoiding the reality of our present circumstances, we avoid the miracles they offer. Everyone does […]Read more "The Present"
Well, I haven't posted for a while. I haven't taken any good pictures, to much smoke everywhere! I've been laying low in places like Nanaimo. (I've met many people from Nanaimo when I lived in Banff, once upon a time. Man they were all Squirrely. Or perhaps we all were back then? Them just more […]Read more "Homeward Bound"
Notice the Raptor made of driftwood in the background. Marty wants it for a house warming present for his new place, if anyone is looking for gift ideas?!🙃 Cousins Marty, Stacey & me. Today I met up with my islander cousins Stacey and Marty and Stace's husband Jeff. Caught up a bit after what, a […]Read more "Cousins at The Filberg Festival, Still in Comox!"
Hi, I've been hanging out at the Filberg Festival for the last few days. It's a craft fair and music festival to help raise money to support the Filberg park that it takes place in. A very beautiful park. Amazing craft booths here and great musicians. That's David Gogo on the stage. Hmm I should […]Read more "Comox Filberg Festival & Better Sex In A Tent."
Ha, I think I’ve figured out how to do audio on this blog. Oh oh, maybe I should get a job at a computer company? Lol! That is if it works? As many of you know I like to sing cheesy funny songs, mostly just to try and get a rise out of people and […]Read more "Sex In A Tent: Recorded at Cape Lazo Campground, Comox, BC. Lol."
I'm hanging out in Comox BC for a week I figure. This weekend I'll hit a little Festival called the Filberg Festival. There'll be some fairly big names there; Barney Bentall (holy '80s flashback), Jim Brynes (blues), David Gogo. Delhi 2 Dublin and a bunch of other acts. I'll let u know how it goes. […]Read more "Comox BC"
Went fishing the other evening with Capt’n Don Bolton. Robbins aunts boyfriend. I used to think farmers were pretty tough, ocean farmers might be a little tougher! We went out for salmon but unfortunately only caught a lousy dog fish. To bad. But it was a beautiful evening and it was great hearing old stories […]Read more "Fishing with Capt’n Don!"
Stopped into the forestry museum in Powell, accidentally really cause it was at the beach. Lol. Willingdon Beach. The pulp mill here was once the largest in the world employing 3,000 people. Now just 300. So lumber is or was king here. Popped in though pretty much to check it out for my arborist neighbours, […]Read more "Powell River & Forestry."
Off the Sunshine Coast across from Lund is the closest Canada gets to a tropical island. The other day Robbin, her cousin Christine, her son Cohen and I took the water taxi over to explore. Pretty nice. Here are some pics. I haven’t been able to update the blog well these days because internet and […]Read more "Savory Island, BC"
It was a beautiful calm evening the other night so Robbin and I rented some kayaks and headed north for an hour. Saw some sea lions, jellyfish, blue herons and some beautiful scenery. Thankfully no Killer whales! Different ball game kayaking on the ocean! Oops, thumb! Micheal Buble's place. He didn't invite us in! Harbour […]Read more "Kayaking in Lund!"