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Gossamer Wings

Mankind often attempts to mimic the beauty of nature but largely fails as nature is complicated and ever changing. © 2013 CKB

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Potential and beauty

I previously posted a picture of my reflection in the window above – on a day when there was no snow and it was just a bit easier to get to the window. The window makes a great frame for … Continue reading

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A walk at the lock

A beautiful day saw me walking around at Glen Miller – that’s Lock 3 on the Trent Severn Waterway. Besides the colours of the fall, the sky was vibrant, with a mix of blue and gray that made a perfect … Continue reading

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The forgotten colours of fall

Brown, orange, red, yellow and gold – the leaves on deciduous trees provide an ever changing display as we head toward the cold season. We’ve become accustomed to thinking of the fall in this manner, both admiring the beauty and … Continue reading

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Pretty

Tucked away behind the Quinte West water plant I find this pretty flower… © 2012 CKB

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Sneakers, heels and boots

Heels? I try to avoid them as they are not comfortable and are a right bother to walk in at the best of times – try walking in the snow, on grass or on the beach. Nope – give me … Continue reading

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The eye of…

Beauty in the mundane, sacred in the profane, strength forged from destruction…life is gorgeous, even when it’s ugly. I love looking at the world like there is always something wonderful to learn.

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The nose knows

I realized this weekend that somewhere over the past two years I have either acquired a tolerance for the oft overwhelming olfactory assault that Lush unleashes on a person, or I have developed a new sense of scent. Whatever… I … Continue reading

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The miraculous makeup aisle

After going to the gym tonight I for some reason decided that it was imperative that I stop at Shoppers Drugmart to purchase some kind of makeup that would help even out a the colour of a few problem areas … Continue reading

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Classic colours

I associate some colours with very distinct items – in this case, the green of the window trim reminds me of forestry buildings and the buildings and signs in national parks. The yellow is a happy colour for me, the … Continue reading

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