Sunday sight: Malcolm X Park

Sunday sight: Malcolm X Park
On my last day in Washington, DC a few weeks ago, the Adams Morgan Heritage Trail was one of the last things I took in. One of the most stunning sights was Meridian Hill / Malcolm X Park near our hotel, with its beautiful cascading falls. Beautiful cascade @NatlParkService‘s Meridian Hill / Malcolm X Park. ...

Sunday sight: Todmorden Mills’ Oxbow Trail

Sunday sight: Todmorden Mills' Oxbow Trail
While, I’ve visited Toronto’s Todmorden Mills in the Don Valley many times in the past 4 years, it’s only recently that I’ve found a new unmarked trail to get down there a few minutes from my place (between 980 Broadview Avenue & 1000 Broadview Avenue). And the 1/2 km Oxbow Trail on the grounds also has a ...

Sunday sight: Québec countryside 2

Sunday sight: Québec countryside
One of my favourite things to do – no matter what country I find myself in – is to explore nature. Last weekend, while on a trip out to a convent in Sherbrooke, QC, I was completely taken aback at the beauty of the countryside. It’s so different from the farm land where I grew up in ...

Nature’s mystery in pictures

Nature’s mystery in pictures
What do these images have in common? They were all shot in the Greater Toronto Area – by me actually, on my phone. In an interview this week author Cheryl Strayed said “The wilderness is a place that gathers me like no other. “ Me too. It’s actually pretty natural for humans to need nature. ...