Category Archives: Motivation/Inspiration

Scott Kelby Worldwide Photo Walk 2014

I’m backkkkkkkk!!!  Other than my weekly mystery photos, I have been greatly neglecting my blog.  Our summer was extremely busy, and although I took just under 6000 photos on our trip to Europe in August, I had other photos I … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Country Living, Elora, Ontario, Fall, Fall Colours, Motivation/Inspiration, Nature, Old Mills & Inns, Photography, Photography Experiments, Reflections, Rural Photography, Scenery, Shadows, Weekend Activities | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 17 Comments

Beauty and the blur

Well, it’s about time I got back to those wedding shots, don’t you think?  I was doing really well at posting them on Facebook and a few on my blog right after the wedding, but then as usual I got … Continue reading

Posted in 1000 Islands, Blogging, Celebrations, Family, Happiness, Kingston, Ontario, Life Experiences, Memories, Motivation/Inspiration, Photo Editing, Photography, Portraits, Weddings | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 24 Comments

New Life

What a wonderful day!  It has been warm and sunny for a few days in a row now, and it’s incredible what a difference that has made.  What was dead and brown last week has sprung to life all around … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Colours, Curves, Lines & Shapes, Composition, Flowers, Trees & Grass, Focus, Happiness, Macro Photography, Motivation/Inspiration, Nature, Photography, Photography Experiments, Photography Techniques, Spring | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 18 Comments

Tired, scared, or just plain shy?

My hubby has recently taken a liking to photography, but he is a snap and go type of guy. He sees a scene before him, grabs a couple of shots, and leaves satisfied.  For me the process is quite different. … Continue reading

Posted in Beaches, Birds, Blogging, Composition, Inspiration, Isle of Palms, SC, Motivation/Inspiration, Nature, Photography, Photography Experiments, Vacations, Wildlife | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 23 Comments

Awe-Inspiring Angel

Today we spent a fabulous day visiting the famous Angel Oak on Johns Island, South Carolina, not far from Charleston.  However, let me start out by saying that you should never believe what you read on the internet.  When we … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Charleston, SC, Colours, Curves, Lines & Shapes, Famous Landmarks, Flowers, Trees & Grass, History, Holidays, Motivation/Inspiration, Nature, Photography, Vacations | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 29 Comments

Family Completeness

Monday was Family Day in Ontario, a day off to spend quality time with our families. Now everyone has a different idea of what family time should consist of.  Many people believe that it should be spent outside doing one … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Children, Dundalk, Ontario, Emotions, Family, Happiness, Holidays, Life, Memories, Motivation/Inspiration, Photography, Snow & Ice, Storms, Weather, Winter | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 28 Comments

Me, OCD??

My kids say that I’m OCD.   Isn’t that ridiculous?  Well, I do like things done a certain way and everything has to be in its proper place, but that’s just because I like to be organized (right TBM?).  So, … Continue reading

Posted in Accomplishments, Blogging, Caledon, Ontario, Composition, Hobbies, Landscapes, Motivation/Inspiration, Nature, Photography, Rivers, Rural Photography, Scenery, Snow & Ice | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 38 Comments