Autumn on the Pacific Northwest Coast

I’m sitting next to the fireplace at home. It’s a grey Saturday afternoon and the light drizzle outside is the kind that mists your face and leaves tiny droplets on your hair .  It’s October and there’s no hiding the fact it’s getting colder with each day that passes.  I wore a jacket and a…

A Shot At Movie Making

I’ve been looking at the Movie Maker icon on my iMac for years. This weekend I had the house to myself.  My boyfriend was on his annual snowboarding trip so I took some time, watched a few Youtube tutorials and slowly  created my very first video. I have much to learn but am really enjoying…

Still Life – A walk in the forest

I woke around 9am, the room was chilly as I had turned the heat down the night before. Once under the feather duvet it isn’t really needed. A new morning in the temperate rainforest and it called me so I got dressed and headed out. The sunlight shone warmly in contrast to the cool wet air…

A Peek Inside My Personal Library

“He had withdrawn solely for his own personal pleasure, only to be near to himself. No longer distracted by anything external, he basked in his own existence and found it splendid.” ― Patrick Süskind, Perfume: The Story of a Murderer Perhaps it’s the fact that I’m an introvert or a Cancer with Capricorn rising but friends:  I…

The Pacific NorthWest. A Photo Essay

“I miss it if I’m not in it for any length of time; I don’t feel comfortable. I want trees and I want frequent rain.” The following are images I have captured during my travels along this beautiful Pacific NorthWest Coast I call home. Schoocumchuck Narrows – Sunshine Coast, BC. Cape Flattery – Olympic Peninsula, WA….

Essential Oils Derived from Spring Flowers

A clear representation of the arrival of Spring is Nature bursting with colourful flowers.  Not only beautiful to the eye;  many have exceptional health (physical and mental) benefits.  I’ve compiled a list of Essential Oils made with the petals of fragrant flowers and their uses in Aromatherapy. I will share not only the medicinal properties here but psychological profiles as well. Blessed…

The Canadian Rockies. A Photo Essay.

Seth and I just returned from a very memorable trip to Banff, Alberta. I counted 244 photos in total taken and narrowed them down to these 12 to share.  I hope you enjoy them! Love, Jennifer