I read more books during the summer months than at any other time of year. The warm weather allows me to get outside, find a bench in a nice park somewhere and read for hours at a time. Here is a list of books that I have read this summer. I enjoyed them all. DonContinue reading “Summer 2019 Reading List”
Irishtown Nature Park is one of the largest nature parks in Canada. It’s home to over 2,200 acres of forest and a large lake. There are trails that criss-cross the park. Some are paved, while others are made for hikes that wind through the forest. There are five hiking trails in total. My favourite wasContinue reading “Springtime at Irishtown Nature Park in Moncton”
In March 2018, I spent a week visiting Glasgow, Scotland. This was my first visit to Scotland. I enjoyed it much more than I thought I would. What surprised me the most was how similar the architecture in Glasgow is to what is found in some of Canada’s older cities that I have visited. ThereContinue reading “Glasgow, Scotland: My Favourite Photos”
In December of 2017, I was able to book a flight from Berlin, Germany to Agadir Morocco. The total cost of the flight was $44. I knew nothing about Agadir and only a bit about Morocco, but it was a deal that I just couldn’t pass up. Agadir is a port city that is alsoContinue reading “Visiting Morocco: Photos from Agadir and Marrakesh”
I’m volunteering the 2017 Canadian Tulip Festival in Ottawa. This year’s festival runs from May 12 – 22, 2017. I’ll share some of my favourite photos here.
Brockville, Ontario is fast becoming one of my favourite day trip locations. Located about an hour’s drive south of Ottawa, the “City of the 1000 Islands” lies on the Northern shore of the Saint Lawrence River, opposite Upstate New York. A revitalized historic downtown district anchors the city’s tourist industry. There are locally-owned shops, pubsContinue reading “Brockville, Ontario: A Great Day Trip Destination”
This article was first published on my LinkedIn profile. Improve the quality of your PowerPoint presentations by using Canva templates and enhancing them with images from Unsplash.com. Canva’s Presentations library offers many free templates that you can use to build your presentation. They’re great to use because they combine good design with vibrant images. FindingContinue reading “Quick Design Tip: Create Better Presentations by Using Canva and Unsplash”
I was able to spend a few days of layover time in Berlin Germany during late January and early February. The weather was cold and snowy, but I still was able to capture some good shots during my short time in the city.
Two photos from the November 2016 Supermoon. The first photo was taken from Ottawa, near Beechwood Cemetery. The second in Gatineau at the Quai des artistes.
Taken on November 10th, 2016. The Falling poppies virtual show on Parliament Hill to commemorate Remembrance Day.