“Bee-ing”

As part of my new daily post themes, this is my first post for my new Monday Musings - ruminations, cogitations, dreams, thoughts and musings about daily life - all the while searching for those hidden Everyday Delights. I love public holidays. They are little oases of space amidst the routine of normal life. Just perfect … Continue reading “Bee-ing”

A Blog Spring Clean

Autumn greetings, readers! Do you feel the need to update your blog occasionally to keep it fresh and engaging? In South Africa, it's early autumn not spring! But I felt the need to do a little spring cleaning on my blog this weekend and to re-structure a little bit. We've had a few public holidays recently. I … Continue reading A Blog Spring Clean

If we were having coffee… (3)

My weekly "catch up with an old friend over a cup of coffee"

If we were having coffee… (2)

Last week I was inspired by writing a post to share updates "like catching up with an old friend over a cup of coffee". Here's my second go at it.

If we were having coffee… (1)

... I'd order a cappuccino and tell you where the idea came from. I'm doing the WordPress Everyday Inspiration course and day 11 is about sharing updates "like catching up with an old friend over a cup of coffee". Just the most perfect idea! A quick read of some of the bloggers who regularly post under the tag "weekendcoffeeshare" and I was inspired to have a go myself.

Simply beyond the kitchen (3)

Third week of March and my third post for Becky's March Square challenge.

Everyday Inspiration for Everyday Delights

Finding inspiration in words - why I write.

Simply beyond the kitchen (2)

Third week of March and my third post for Becky's March Square challenge.

Morning pages: Windshield wipers

I started writing Morning Pages (Julia Cameron) on the 8th December last year, and have written almost every morning since. I started the week before my only son left my home for his own student digs at university, and I really believe they have helped me cope with the loss of his reduced presence in my life.

Simply beyond the kitchen (1)

This month I want to do two things: move beyond the kitchen, because its too easy to shoot the multitude of circular things in the kitchen and concentrate on simplicity in my shots, showcasing the shapes and subjects. Read more to see if I am doing what I said!