My daughter and I have been walking daily at the pier by Marina Park in Comox. At midday it was warm but there was a breeze and still some thick fog. I love warm fall days with a little bit of a cool, crisp edge to them. I love being by the sea.
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I seem to be obsessed with blue and green when I paint, get dressed or decorate my home. How lovely is this soft green plant against the blue sky? I especially like the little curled tendril of the plant. Photographed at Kin Beach during family picnic night.
Children are mindfulness experts. My toddler is notices teeny tiny things that I walk by. Lately we’ve been going down to our favourite by the marina in the early morning before nap time. We cruise around looking at anything that captures our interest. We found this little sticker on a post in the parking lot. It’s fitting because my husband loves planes and Isabelle had just caught on to noticing them.
Grasses and blue sky – from a parking lot – really!
Yesterday we were driving home after a beautiful weekend on Mayne Island. We were hot, tired and needed to stretch our legs. We found a small patch of shade on the outskirts of a mall parking lot near the highway. I nursed small one and while I was sitting on the curb in the shade I noticed the pathway behind me. It is a walkway in Nanaimo which parallels the highway. I was really drawn to the warm colours of the grasses against the blue sky and the the wispy white clouds. I was happy to have found a breathing space within an urban setting.