Monthly Archives: November 2014

Photo Challenge – Angular

The Mill Providore and Gallery overlooks the Tamar River and from the windows in the upstairs gallery this is the delightful view that can be enjoyed … and you can check out the art work on display as well as … Continue reading

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On being happy

When someone asks how you day is and “how are you” what do you reply?  It seems to me that we rarely rely with a happy comment like “I’m happy” or “I am really contented today and grateful”.    Or my … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge ~ achievement

Dubai’s economic achievement and development has progressed significantly in recent years.  I travelled there recently and spent a few days as part of my journey to Europe.  It was a very interesting place and I did not know what to … Continue reading

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My Mother – my conscience!

SHE always states the obvious … my Mother …  with scant consideration of how many times on previous occasions she had given the same lecture and said the exact same words! “I like plenty of butter on my scones!!” (really, … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge ~ minimalist 2

I have taken up art in recent years.  I have always played around with art in different forms since I was young and been a doodler, scribbling on the page when talking on the phone or (as an adult) when … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge – Minimalist

This post is inspired by Daily Post ‘photo challenge‘ for the week of November 7, 2014. If you would like to participate check out the ‘how to‘ here!

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I went AWOL!

Yes, I went AWOL! And, it was awesome! I have been ‘absent without official leave‘ from my Blog position for two months.  The reason being, I took a vacation to England and France and abandoned the blogosphere.  The blogging world … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge ~ Signs

A visit to England and I am reminded of Australia!!!! No surprise there!   We have a long history – England and Australia. My ancestors were English and they travelled here to Australia in a convict ship many (over 200) years … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge – Nightime

This post is inspired by The Photo Challenge ‘Nighttime’ as posted by Ben Huberman on Daily Post (September 26, 2014). I hope this photo gives justice to the delightfully warm ‘aout’ summer evening I enjoyed recently, in Paris (August, 2014). … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge ~ Descent 2

While I was on holiday in France this year, I stayed in a delightful small town called Josselin, near Morbihan, Brittany.  We had some sumptuous meals (I recall a very tasty Buckwheat Crepe at the La Sarrazine) great company (hello … Continue reading

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