01-18-14 The Good Life

We are being hit with the second Alberta Clipper (translate: mini blizzard) in less than a week. While I enjoy seeing the swirling snow and fierce winds lash the gray/green pines outside my window, I prefer more summery scenes as a rule. Thus, I am resurrecting a photo that made it to my Instagram feed…

02-01-13 Captain Shep

On a day when the wind chills have dipped to -42 degrees centigrade, I’m left dreaming of warmer climates. This photo was taken last June in the British Virgin Islands, where it rarely dipped below 75 degrees. And that’s our son, Jon, at the wheel.

09-19-12 The Youngest Shep

I don’t know what it says about me that I take more pictures of things than I do of people. I don’t know the answer to that but I do know that I don’t see my youngest son, Jon, enough. This photo was taken near Sitka, Alaska, a few years ago. At the time, Jon…