Anticipation: an every day delight!

I love this extract from one of Gretchen Rubin's blog posts in 2007 about anticipation (and one of her more recent posts). "Pleasant anticipation is an important source of happiness; having something to look forward to makes you “feel good” and may also give an “atmosphere of growth” to your life, because the future seems bright. … Continue reading Anticipation: an every day delight!

Frame the future in blue

You have to be in it to win it!

Shadowy Sunday

A weekend away with the express purpose of relaxing and chilling - nothing planned and no schedules to keep to. The sun streams through the bedroom windows, telling me its a lovely day. The outdoors beckons. I venture outside with my camera.

Share your world – 22nd October

In this week's share your world prompts: Italy, colour palettes, beaches and my inspiring son.

Venturing into “Share your world”

I came across Cee's "Share Your World" challenge this week - I cannot believe I haven't found it before. So I shall give it a go.

Wanton “wabbing”

Hahaha! Different to the wabbing I did last week!

The Glazing Queen: Julie Dunwoodie

My sister Julie is also an accomplished watercolour artist. On a hot, sticky summer’s day late last December, we sat down together with a cup of tea and we chatted about her art.

Waiting to be part of the pack

Last December, we went to a local game reserve as a family. Our accommodation was in a fenced off area so our dogs could come too, without disturbing the game. There was a large open-air area for communal cooking and eating, which conveniently had gates to keep animals out. When he wasn't chasing dragonflies around … Continue reading Waiting to be part of the pack

Why 365 photo projects are the best thing since sliced bread!

Are they as good as sliced bread? Well nearly! IMHO!

July’s favourite quotes

At the beginning of June, I started a new weekly feature on my Facebook Page – every Sunday evening I posted a quote that inspired me in the past week, along with a story and one of my photographs. 4th June “A life based on a vision of possibilities” [Dewitt Jones] I wish I’d thought […]