On September 26, David Ward observed that the sunset was on point. We had to agree.
Thank you to Eric Mcintyre for permission to share this image of our beautiful backyard.
Even though we haven't yet met, I was pretty stoked to hear that David Ward had moved home for work, to take a position at the Village of Pemberton, as I've been a fan of his photography for some time. Now I can be assured his lens will be trained on local sights... and keep … Continue reading Knee deep in the Birkenhead River, David Ward chases the light
You've got to love it when a potato farmer, who has seen plenty of fields in bloom, for whom said fields mean work, work and more work, still stops to soak in the glory of a field of potatoes in bloom, take a photo, share it online and invite people to take a drive up … Continue reading Potato fields in bloom still make Michelle Beks sigh
https://www.instagram.com/p/BiyaSeGlt4_/?taken-by=shay_law This stopped me in my ever-scrolling tracks and Shayla gave permission to share it here. Then I checked out some of her most recent photos and wanted to share them all. Offered here as your daily reminder to slow down and soak it in. Photos by Shayla Wallace.
I’ve considered before how things tend to assume the shape I anticipate: expect a bear and one will appear, if only for a fleeting second as I gaze at a fire blackened stump; hope for a great horned owl and the shreds of cedar bark caught on a limb will flap into my consciousness; prepare … Continue reading Moose Shaped Space
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10155457633060496&set=a.10150439816935496.360322.612450495&type=3&theater The incredibly talented David Ward has become one of my favourite photographers to watch, and I'm grateful he allowed us to share this image on the Wellness Almanac. #cawcaw
My favourite correspondent, John Tschopp, has broken away from his usual orthithological themed observations to share this one, for our collective phenology journal. Phenology, derived from the Greek word phaino, meaning "to show or appear," is literally "the science of appearance." It is a segment of ecology focused on the study of periodic plant and animal lifecycle … Continue reading Seasonal observations: It’s spring and love is in the air
I love it when young people are the ones giving up a shake-yourself dose of wisdom. Thanks to Victoria Saddleman for sharing this moment, and this thought: Life is too short to spend it at war with yourself 🌹
I asked Anastasia Chomlack to do a takeover of our instagram because she's an inordinately talented photographer who moved her family to Pemberton, she hosts all kinds of workshops and gatherings geared at empowering women, and she's lived through her own health struggles, so I figured she'd have some insight into wellness. https://www.instagram.com/p/BfrK5IZjEtu/?taken-by=thewellnessalmanac I didn't … Continue reading Happy International Women’s Day