Category Archives: country living

This = That

I spent the morning getting very wet. I am working with an Elk hide to clean and use it for my art practice. I learned how to tan hides the Native way in 2000 and I continue to practice it. … Continue reading

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Spring – the way I see it.

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Beauty in the land as it comes back to life…

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Thursday, November 13th at 7am

It was -19c this morning as I was feeding the horses. A bit chilly for me, but Cassie doesn’t seem to mind. She has a full coat of winter fur. I wake up, drag myself out there and promptly come … Continue reading

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The view from here

I thought I’d share a couple of photos from our latest wilderness getaway. The family usually just packs up the camper and heads out. We sometimes have a general direction in mind, but we don’t always have a place. We … Continue reading

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waiting to adopt…

There is a tiny hole in the fabric of this family. In January my family lost our little dog Bandit to an unnamed illness. I have been trying to adapt as we still have our lovely Laika dog, Sheeba, but … Continue reading

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smoke, coyotes, and mild weather

These are seemingly unrelated topics at first. What they have in common is their connection to my life lived in rural BC. This land calls to me with images of loveliness, brilliant green in spring, vibrant colors in summer and … Continue reading

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Here are some of the things that kept me busy this week: 1. Giving meds to my little terrier dog who has slipped a disc in his neck. 2. Driving my daughter and the neighbor girl to art camp. 3. Building wooden … Continue reading

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