Author Archives: Jennifer
I just returned from an amazing birth today! A wee bit ahead of schedule, but such a lovely entrance into the world for this little one. He chose a beautiful day to be born. Kiran and Sandeep were an amazing team bringing their family into being together. Kiran – you were amazing!!! I’ll post more [...]
“The shackles are undone, the bullets quit the gun The heat that’s in the sun will keep us when there’s none. The rule has been disproved, the stone it has been moved The grave is now a groove, all debts are removed Oh can’t you see what love has done? Oh can’t you see what [...]
A day early, but couldn’t resist posting my favourite muppet rendition of Oh Danny Boy for St. Patrick’s day. Beaker’s song always cracks me up! So, raise a Guinness my friends and enjoy. Slainte!
Just discovered soulpancake – perfect for this Pancake Tuesday!! I like their tag: “Our brain batter of art, culture, science, philosophy, spirituality and humoris designed to open your mind, challenge your friends, and feel damn good.” Here’s a video that will give you a little lift for the day…enjoy!
It’s funny that a week ago the groundhog predicted an early spring…and now we are digging out from the biggest snowfall we’ve seen in years! It was a bit crazy out there, but today we have a beautiful winter scene, just in time for the Beasley Winterfest. Looking forward to a little skating! I like [...]
I love books. Whether I’m delving in and reading new ideas, or re-discovering old, well worn paths, there is nothing quite as calming as curling up with a tumbler of whiskey, a warm blanket and a good book. I just started reading Jean Vanier’s Drawn into the Mystery of Jesus, through the Gospel of John. It [...]
Birth Photographers are creating quite a stir and engaging in conversation around birth, photography, art and sharing. I submitted a photo from a water birth to a contest that the International Association of Professional Birth Photographers is holding right now. This is the first time I’ve ever submitted a photo of mine to any kind [...]
Some random thankfulness for some of my warming favourites during this cold snap. 1) On these cold, wintery mornings it is such a treat to enjoy my new favourite tea from David’s called “mother’s little helper.” Aside from having an awesome name, it actually does have calming properties with peppermint, lemon grass, valerian root, hibiscus [...]
Such a cold, blustery day for one that was so ripe with possibilities. I find myself in a unique place with hope-filled paths with choices to be made. Soon, I will have to decide. For now though, I am simply basking in the dreaminess of possibility. Soon, I will be able to share all of [...]
This weekend was amazing! As one who is greatly affected by the weather, it was wonderful to be able to get outside and enjoy the thaw. I was even able to go biking around Cootes Paradise. In January! I was also challenged by a friend to hunt down some photos for some fun. It was [...]