Tag: color

Favourite Day of the Year

Yesterday, when the guy at the greenhouse asked me if I was happy with my purchases as I was leaving, I told him choosing my flowers was one of my favourite days of the year. I planted my flowers today, and enjoyed every minute… Continue Reading “Favourite Day of the Year”

a grey April day

On a very grey April afternoon, I thought a shot of vivid colour would be nice…

anxiously awaiting the colours of spring and summer

The sky is a brilliant blue today, and it’s a balmy -28 degrees (-38 with the windchill) and these Blue Rodeo lyrics (song is “Get Through To You”) are going through my head: Looks like winter’s never gonna leave this grey town I think… Continue Reading “anxiously awaiting the colours of spring and summer”

flowers for a Monday in January

Just some flower pictures for a wintery Monday…

a walk in the park

“All truly great thoughts are conceived while walking.” ― Friedrich Nietzsche, Twilight of the Idols A few more colourful shots from my Thanksgiving morning walk in the park…

a walk around Wascana Lake

For a flat prairie city, plunked in the middle of nowhere, Regina is actually a very pretty city. When I moved here many years ago I certainly didn’t think it was, and didn’t plan to stay very long, but this is my home now.… Continue Reading “a walk around Wascana Lake”


This is the time of year when everything starts to turn to gold.  Spring and summer are my favourite seasons, but I have to admit this is a pretty time of the year (although not here today as it’s windy, grey, and wet).  November… Continue Reading “gold”


I love my balcony because it’s a great vantage point to take pictures of the sky at any time of the day. I was going through my photo library and re-discovered this one that I took in September. I never get tired of taking… Continue Reading “Clouds”

colours of fall

These are mostly pictures I took this morning. I went for a walk, not really planning what I wanted to take pictures of and found a tree with brilliant red leaves. That inspired me to try to get enough pictures to do a “colours… Continue Reading “colours of fall”

ladybug trilogy

I came across this ladybug when I was tidying up the flowers on my balcony and thought it would be good practice to try to take some pictures of it.