Monthly Archives: September 2016

Photo a Day – week twenty eight

The Algarve instalment! And totally selfie focussed with a little scenery in the backgrounds for good measure. Enjoyed this one. I liked messing about with the whole self-portrait thing with such great light to help me out! Save Save Save

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Holiday vibes and shadow photos

Having a lovely time here in Portugal. We have found our own routine. Late breakfast, reading, pool, late lunch. A walk here and nap there just the perfect lazy holiday. I’ve also been taking lots of photos some on the … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – week twenty seven

Here goes another week. This one ends with our arrival in the Algarve for our holidays. But we begin back in the UK on a morning walk with Buddy. I spotted these trees and the chimney stacks and liked how … Continue reading

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The quest for 10k a day

It’s all the iphones fault. During the earlier part of the year for one of the monthly One Little Word® prompts I had written in my note book that doing more exercise was important but I knew I’d never do … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – week twenty five and twenty six

Playing catch up again. This series of pictures brings us right up to date though and I thought it would be fun to write more than I usually do for each of the photos like I did back here. The … Continue reading

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One Little Word® 2016 – Whole – an update

It had been months, 7 months in fact, since I posted about this project. Overall this year has been more ‘succesful’ than previous years both in terms of taking part with the monthly prompts for the class and feeling like … Continue reading

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52 Stories – number thirty seven – Anatomy of a photo

What with trips to London and ‘double sleep-overs’ I’ve got a little behind with my stories. Anatomy of a photo This photograph has been waiting quite a while for its moment in the story spotlight. It is another one of … Continue reading

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Bloom 2016 – Summer colour

This is an arrangement from the other week. I spotted the beautiful Anemones at the back of the border and wondered how they’d last as a cut flower. I also found a clump of Oregano that I’d planted flowering away … Continue reading

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