Photo of the Week: Across the pond

L’Ardoise There’s a little breeze on the pond, just enough to blur the reflection of the clouds and the reflection of the houses across the pond. It’s not too often you’ll find this place without a breath of wind with the water looking like a mirror, but it does happen! By the end of this month we should find the pond Read More …

Photo of the Week: First snow of the season

L’Ardoise On the last day of November, L’Ardoise received  its first snow of the season. This was 2 days ago. Today (Friday), we look outside and it’s as if all of this beautiful white stuff was only in our dreams. At this moment we have brownish green grass, light showers and west winds gusting to 70 Kms/hr. I’m certain Read More …

Photo of the Week: Chapel Cove Wharf

L’Ardoise Jamie Boulet sent me this wonderful snapshot which he calls “A view of Chapel Cove Wharf in L’Ardoise”. I think Jamie is a lucky guy to be living where this kind of view is always just a few steps away from his house in L’Ardoise. Good job Jamie and thanks for sharing your photos 🙂 If Read More …

Photo of the Week: The Sea Princess

Sydney The Sea Princess cruise ship at the Big Fiddle in Sydney Cape Breton Island. Photo taken by Jamie Boulet, received in summer 2016. Thanks Jamie! If you’d like to keep track of the weather conditions in L’Ardoise, located on the southeast shore, check out the Cape Breton Living webcams by clicking on this link: Read More …

Photo of the Week: Chapel Cove L’Ardoise

L’Ardoise Taking the trail down from the Community Center leads you to the shores of Chapel Cove. Just another breathtaking spot in L’Ardoise! If you’d like to keep track of the weather conditions in L’Ardoise, located on the southeast shore, check out the Cape Breton Living webcams by clicking on this link: http://www.capebretonliving.com/webcam/ or simply clicking Read More …

Photo of the Week: Sunrise across the pond

L’Ardoise Seeing the sunrise across the pond is a sure way of starting the day on a positive note. No matter if you got up on the right side or the wrong side of the bed, this will certainly put you on the right track for the day! If you’d like to keep track of the weather conditions in L’Ardoise, Read More …

Photo of the Week: Deer Grazing

L’Ardoise Deer grazing in Chapel Cove. This awesome photo was sent in by Jamie Boulet. If you’d like to keep track of the weather conditions in L’Ardoise, located on the southeast shore, check out the Cape Breton Living webcams by clicking on this link: http://www.capebretonliving.com/webcam/ or simply clicking on the Cape Breton webcams link on Read More …

Photo of the Week: Little Narrows

Little Narrows Here we are out and about on another road trip around Cape Breton Island. And once again we couldn’t have picked a better day to take in the fall colours. We left home early and started our day with a hearty breakfast at the Country Kitchen in Port Hastings near the Canso Causeway.  With a coffee to Read More …

Photo of the Week: St Anns Bay

St Anns Bay A drive on the Thanksgiving long week-end took us on the Cabot Trail, around St Anns Bay. This was a few days before the heavy rain and wind fueled by the remnants of hurricane Matthew.  I’m thinking the water in this river might be slightly higher today after all the rain that fell. This week’s photo Read More …