Tag: summer

the Scotties

Just for a change of pace from my usual posts, here are my brother and sister-in-law’s dogs, Casey and Finnegan. Names inspired, of course, from the TV show, Mr. Dressup (it ran on the CBC from 1967-1996).  I loved summer mornings as a kid,… Continue Reading “the Scotties”

Mammatus Clouds

A continuation of my last post – I’m still fascinated by these clouds that appeared after the brief storm last night. I’ve never seen anything like it!  It was such an eerie, awe-inspiring feeling to look up at the sky.

like a little kid

I feel like a little kid tonight.  My new camera arrived – a Nikon Coolpix p510 – I was so excited to open the box!  I really enjoy taking pictures, but I’m not ready (nor can I really afford) to spend big money on… Continue Reading “like a little kid”

gorgeous weekend

Finally, a beautiful weekend!  The weather was just right – 25 and sunny. The dahlias are still my favourite this year. The tiger lilies are blooming. I’m not really a beer drinker, but this is a light, crisp beer that is refreshing in the… Continue Reading “gorgeous weekend”

fun with editing

So, I discovered editing with the iPhoto app and am now obsessed with the artistic effect.  Here are a few pics I edited using it : New York, New York Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, April 2010 Wascana Park, Regina, Sk, Tuesday night Algonquin… Continue Reading “fun with editing”

Beach Finds

A continuation of photos from my Vancouver Island road trip last June.  These pictures were taken at Mackenzie Beach.

city shots

I have to admit sometimes I don’t think my city is the prettiest city.  But, in the summer, it can be quite beautiful and there really is nothing like a Saskatchewan sky. Trying to out-walk a thunderstorm Favourite fountain in Regina Walking around Wascana… Continue Reading “city shots”