Monthly Archives: August 2016

Photo a Day – week twenty three and twenty four

Doing a catch up again here. Growing your own veg never gets old! Rain covered sweet peas. This is why I love everyday photography. Details, details. I’m trying to get a nice shot of my ice lolly while Gav is … Continue reading

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Read 2016 – A Particular Eye for Villany by Ann Granger

Another book that my Mum lent me and another from a series. I have read this author before but this series is altogether different as its set in Victorian London. Strangely I found it interesting not just because of the … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – week twenty two

Catching up here…. Still working on my macro lens skills. And bees of course, always bees. On her summer list. On our summer list! On his summer list?! Catch as much sun as possible! Me and him in Canal Gardens. … Continue reading

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Bloom 2016 – update in August

There is a little sigh happening around here. Summer is winding down. The light is fading earlier and there is a chill creeping into the morning air. And I have not harvested many flowers at all so far this season. … Continue reading

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Week In The Life™ 2016 – in the album

This has been a while in the finishing but at last I have 2016 in the album. I went back to a design I used in 2010 which was my version of Ali’s design for that year. Think that I’ve … Continue reading

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Project Life® – the rest of February, March and April

Still love this project just a little behind! I went through an ‘Ali’ phase while making these pages – lots of writing directly onto the photos. Because I only usually do one page per week I often run out of … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – week twenty one

Here we go with another week. After an amazing start with my sunflowers the slugs got to them and I only have five plants left growing healthily in the ground. It was very exciting to see one of these gearing … Continue reading

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The post box quest continues….

I am very excited to share these photos. Bring on the geek fest, oh yeah! If you recall from my previous ramblings about these gems of the UK postal service, most post boxes that you find on the streets today … Continue reading

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52 Stories – week thirty six – Our garden love affair

Hello again and welcome to another week another story. Our garden love affair A little back story. I was walking from the back gate towards the house about a week ago and was struck by the utter peace and quiet, … Continue reading

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In the frame – a journey in self portraiture

During a recent class with Ali about photography called Lens of Joy she introduced us to Vivienne McMaster who has taken the idea of a selfie and run a million miles with it. I was intrigued and interested in the … Continue reading

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