Bald Eagle, Hubbards, Nova Scotia

The Magic Bike – Part IV

Having succumbed to one of the nasty flu bugs going around earlier this month, I was delighted to discover that my strength had returned: even though it was blowing 50 kph from the north, I was still excited about cycling to my music class in Hubbards. But the cold and wind was taking all the […]

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The Magic Bike, Part III, Nova Scotia

The Magic Bike – Part III

The sun rises and moves through cloudless skies, then sets. The moon rises and floats through a starry night, sets. The sun rises, moving through the empty blue sky, sets; The moon comes up like a big orange ball on the horizon, and gently makes its way across the navy sky, sets. The sun rises, […]

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Magic Bike Feather

The Magic Bike – Part II

With such a winter of snow, ice, wind, and rain, I enthusiastically agreed to bicycle to Hubbards on Saturday during a break in the weather (10 degrees!) to do a few ‘errands': getting the Globe and Mail for Philip and fresh Julien’s bread for me, to name a few! As I rode my Magic Bike […]

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Past Snow Sculpture Winner, Hubbards, NS

10 Days of Family Fun in Hubbards

It’s that time again. Time for the 19th Annual Hubbards & Area Winter Carnival. Things kick off on Friday, Feb. 8, and run until the 17th. Here are some of the highlights: Kick-off Event: 5th Annual Sprinkles & Stars Winter Carnival Fire Department/Commission Breakfast Winter Carnival “PLAYTIME” Valentines Dance Chili Cook Off Special Winter Carnival […]

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The Magic Bike, Hubbards, NS

The Magic Bike – Part I

Where does Cathy go on her bike? This was the title of a story that my friend, Erin Dunsworth, wrote for me when she was seven years old, as a birthday gift (I had just turned 50). Like a flying carpet that can take its rider anywhere she wants to go, my magic bike brings […]

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Bluenose II – Side View, Lunenburg, NS

Bluenose II Returns to the Water

Well, it’s official. The Bluenose II returned to its home… the water. I’ve been on board our most famous schooner many times in the past, but WOW!… I had no idea how big it really is. I had the chance to walk around the Bluenose II the day before the launch. Be sure to check […]

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Aspotogan Map, NS

Adventure as a 329er

Home for me is tucked away ever so nicely along the shores of the Bluenose Coast, in the Village of Chester. To call such a beautiful place home I consider myself quite fortunate. Often I find myself behind the wheel, heading out with my camera in hand to capture some of things I unknowingly take […]

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Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic, Lunenburg, NS

Lunenburg Through the Lens

Lunenburg is very well known as a picturesque village with ample photo opportunities ranging from quirky close-ups of flowers and doors to panoramic vistas of the town’s waterfront (as seen on the old hundred dollar bill). Fitting to the photographic nature of the town, my mother belongs to a small photography group that meets often […]

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