Friday, June 3, 2016

Bounce (Random 5 Friday)

It is impossible to live pleasurably without living prudently,
and honorably and justly;
or to live prudently, and honorably and justly,
without living pleasurably.
                                                              Epicurus



There are so many advantages to experiencing a life in two very different worlds. My time in the city, and then back home on the farm, where I bounce back and forth gathering bits and pieces along the way make for a very interesting life indeed.


1-The city of Toronto Ontario is very beautiful with its unique traditional architecture and its constantly changing skyline.


2- You will find many unusual things in St. Lawrence Market. I was surprised and I am a farmer.


3- The trip home holds many surprises. A long line of heavy traffic stopped and waited as a large congregation of Canadian Geese took their sweet time getting to the other side.


4- Waking up in the morning to enjoy the view that I love makes me happy.


5- My cows were very happy to see me back home. I was happy to see them too.

Have a great weekend everyone.

Today I am joining my friend Nancy at Random 5 Friday.

Later


17 comments:

  1. Perfect post for Friday ...
    Love those geese - and the look on your cows face is so good too!

    Enjoy your weekend

    All the best Jan

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  2. Big smiles. Have a wonderful weekend.
    Love that the geese stopped the traffic.

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  3. Buttons,

    Your animals know the weather is suppose to change for the good this weekend.
    Have a great weekend.
    Hugs,
    Sandy

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  4. So...did you try the crocodile? Knowing your adventurous spirit, maybe you did?!! :)

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  5. I don't know why I'm surprised to see Australian Crocodile for sale there, after all, we get tinned Canadian Salmon down here.
    I've never tried crocodile, but my daughter K has, and says it's quite nice. She has also tried camel and told me she never would again.

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  6. Well I never!
    Australian crocodile meat..never tasted it and didn't even know it was sold! Learn something everyday :)
    Hugs M xoxox

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  7. "Oh the skyline of Toronto is something you'll get onto, but they say you've got to live there for awhile."
    --Gordon Lightfoot

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  8. "Oh the skyline of Toronto is something you'll get onto, but they say you've got to live there for awhile."
    --Gordon Lightfoot

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  9. It's nice to visit other places but always wonderful to get back home.

    Great photos ~ FlowerLady

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  10. You are so right that you are lucky to experience both the "city life" and the "country life" and isn't it nice to find a little of the "country" in the "city" with the St. Lawrence Market and the wandering gaggle of geese? I find I get my batteries recharged with a visit to a city, especially Toronto, since that's where I grew up and will always be "home" on some level. Yet it is so nice to come back to the slower pace in what is really home--where we live and where our closest loved one is.

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  11. Experiencing both worlds . . . city and country . . . I like that experience too.
    I am especially fond of knowing which sits best in my soul . . .

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  12. Looks like lots of goslings in that group. Pretty faces to welcome you home. Glad you had time with family.

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  13. I always feel the same when we leave our country life to go to the big city in Texas or even our spot in The Netherlands. I think that I could live in all three places and luckily do not have to choose at this moment. Linda@Wetcreek Blog

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  14. I'm glad you appreciate the city and the farm for what they have to offer. The differences keep life exciting. When J and I went to Denver in January of 2015, we were both glad that we live in a rural area. It's much more peaceful when one doesn't have so much traffic and people to deal with.

    It's always nice to be welcomed home by your favorite animals.

    I hope you enjoyed your trip, Miss B. Did you buy some crocodile meat?

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  15. Great shot of the gaggle of geese!

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