Day 321 – Lest We Forget…

It was Remembrance Day last week, but today was the first chance since then for me to pop up to our local Garden of Remembrance to see the poppy wreaths laid in honour of those who made the ultimate sacrifice. Very moving.

Remembrance – iPhone

Day 54 – Poppies…

When I retired a few years back, my retirement gift from the company was a beautiful set of paintings on canvas by a Canadian artist named Danielle O’Connor Akiyama. These wonderful canvases adorn the walls in our kitchen and give me great joy every day. I will never tire of them…

Poppies by Danielle O’Connor Akiyama (detail)