Through My Lens ~ The Best Of 2018

2018 was a glorious and blessed year. This year was also a breakthrough year for me and photography. This post will look back on the best...

The end of the streak ~ Mercer Mondays

Since the 14th of May I have posted on this blog every Monday. Most of these where photo dominated posts which I really enjoyed...

Scams ~ Mercer Mondays

"Hello?" (Longish pause) "Hi, this is Visa Mastercard.... Is anyone else getting this call over and over everyday? Some people at our...

"Acres of Diamonds"

I was walking in the city at night this week (a rare thing I know). The snow was falling softly. It sparkled in the air. It sparkled on...

Remembering John Taylor Gatto

I want to note the passing of John Taylor Gatto. Gatto was one of my heroes. We do not home educate because the schools are bad, but...

The Film Challenge

Last week was the fourth film challenge. So many people came I did not say hi to all of them! It's getting out of hand! :) Instructions...

Mercer Mondays

I want to complete this last Mt Robson blog post properly. My life has not allowed me to do that today so I'm going to hold it till it's...

Mt Robson Hike ~ Part 2

The idea for this hike was cooked up by my Dad. He had done the Berg lake trail in his teens and wanted to give us kids the experience....

The Mt. Robson Hike ~ Part One

Well it seems I take pictures faster then I can edit them. So the photos from the trip are coming out in a drip drip fashion. This week...

We made it. ~ Mercer Mondays

We hiked up and down the Berg lake trail, survived the cold and came away with some great pictures. It's going to take me a bit to edit...

Drumheller! ~ Lawrensons on the Road

One of the first stops of our trip was Drumheller Alberta. We camped, climbed the hoodoos, and saw the fossils. Below are some of the...

Going West ~ Mercer Mondays

Tomorrow my family (minus Celeste who is in Bolivia.) is heading on a short trip across the prairies to Alberta and the eastern fringe of...

Happy Labor Day! ~ Mercer Mondays

I had a great day working this Labor Day. I am quite lonely in this but I really like Adam Smiths work on the division of labor. People...

The Love of Family ~ Mercer Mondays

I've been working around the clock the past few weeks. It's good. I like the rush of harvest. But I do miss seeing my family. Today...

Field Day 2018!

My legs hurt but it was another great weekend! Video coming soon. My legs hurt. It was another great weekend! Video coming soon

Make hay (or straw) while the sun shines.

It's been a hot week. So that means it's time to bale. Hooray! I've been doing a bit of hay and I am now moving on to straw. This is my...

Weddings ~ Mercer Mondays

Last week I filmed another beautiful wedding. Congratulations Daniel & Lily! May you enjoy many blessed years together. If you would like...