Thursday, 30 January 2014

Thursday's House #4

Lakeshore Rd
it has sat empty on this waterfront location for at least 3 years

Tuesday, 28 January 2014

Sunday, 26 January 2014

need an escape?

James St N
for a long time, I thought this was a never fixed mistake!
it's not quite as resort-like inside as it might sound, but  is very popular.

Thursday, 23 January 2014

Thursday's House #3

Park St W 
Doctor's House/Office (1848) donated to Dundas Museum 1974

Wednesday, 22 January 2014


Bayview Cemetery Columbarium

sunset and evening star ... a tide ... that seems asleep ... too full for sound or foam
when that which came from out the boundless deep turns home again ~Tennyson (paraphrase)

Monday, 20 January 2014


Gage Park Greenhouse
... because the polar vortex is back and I don't want to see cold things

Sunday, 19 January 2014

Thursday, 16 January 2014

Thursday's House #2

Durand neighbourhood
Three generations of the McQuesten family lived in the house from 1852 until the house was bequeathed to the City of Hamilton in 1968.

Tuesday, 14 January 2014


King Street West
two months ago I showed some of the unrestored woodwork framing these windows

Friday, 10 January 2014

one hospital

(of several) affected by burst water pipes this week
the Mountain
an archive shot - we still have lots of snow and ice. and it's official - I have pneumonia.

Thursday, 9 January 2014

Thursday's House #1

Strathcona neighbourhood
Since I can't be bothered to go out and take new photos, I thought this might be a good time to start up a new feature showcasing some of the interesting homes in the steel city. See the proud owner standing guard?

Tuesday, 7 January 2014

Monday, 6 January 2014

greenhouse amaryllis

please send flowers

it's bitter cold and I'm sick. sniffle.
according to the weather network  "life threatening wind chills tonight".

Saturday, 4 January 2014

sheets of ice

Burlington Bay
on the other side of the bridge from yesterday's post