Camp Oki is a unique camp in Muskoka Canada for kids with congenital heart defects. It is run by volunteer staff from the Hospital of Sick Kids in Toronto, Ontario. Full funding is supplied through various organizations although mainly the Labatt Family Heart Centre. By Amanda Ricks @surprisinglives.net
“My doctor asked if any members of my family suffered from insanity. I replied no, we all seem to enjoy it.” Sanity or Insanity: does it matter? Perhaps we should all just be happy with whatever we have! Or at least laugh about it!
“What’s wrong with death sir? What are we so mortally afraid of? Why can’t we treat death with a certain amount of humanity and dignity, and decency, and God forbid, maybe even humor. Death is not the enemy gentlemen. If we’re going to fight a disease, let’s fight one of the most terrible diseases of all, …
beautiful photograph of a man-made wonder, the great Wall of China. Post by Amanda Ricks @surprisinglives.net
Beautiful photograph of the tropical rain forest in Costa Rica. Post by Amanda Ricks @surprisinglives.net
Amazing photograph of an Indian monastery built into the cliffs. Monsoon Season-Phuktal Monastery, India. Post by Amanda Ricks @surprisinglives.net
Stunning photograph of Napali Cliffs, Kauai, Hawaii. Post by Amanda Ricks @surprisinglives.net
A post on how as children we perceive that adults have so much freedom. However, once we become adults with so many responsibilities we, in fact, have less freedom. By Amanda Ricks @ surprisinglives.net