B & W Farm

While waiting for my scan to be done, I am posting these farm photos. These are just a few that I have here on my phone since I don’t have my complete file. For Cee’s Black & White Challenge … things on a farm.

Still in Rye…

“A vacation is having nothing to do and all day to do it in.” – Robert Orben We haven’t been on a getaway for quite a while now, so we were so excited to plan on this short stay in Rye, Victoria. It wasn’t as WOW as our other stays but as long as it…

One step at a time…

This is a site of rich European history, identified by the heritage listed Cape Schanck Lighthouse precinct. The Lighthouse was built in 1859 as the second coastal lighthouse in the Australian state of Victoria. It is located on Cape Schanck, at the southernmost tip of the Mornington Peninsula.  For Ludwig’s Monday Windows These are the…

Nothing humorous with a smile…

This week’s topic for the challenge is humour. But sorry, I don’t have anything to post about humour aside from the nearest positive experience to it which is a smile. Yesterday, our family celebrated Easter with a belated Easter egg hunt. There were several cases of covid in our family so we weren’t able to…

Last Tuesday Night

“Love songs are one of the great essences of life, the only thing that’s lasting.” – George Benson After George Benson’s concert being postponed for two times because of the pandemic, it finally pushed through last Tuesday the 19th of April. Before the show we walked around Acland Steet in St Kilda and had dinner….

Doors and Public Art in Rye

“Unusual doors often take you to the unusual worlds!” – Mehmet Murat Ildan Rye is a seaside town on the Mornington Peninsula in Victoria. I and my hubby are on a few days break and I was surprised to see so many doors and public art in the main town. “Fire and Ice” themed mural…

A Boat Ride disaster

This was where we celebrated my daughter’s birthday, two weeks ago. This is the Fairfield Park Boathouse & Tea Gardens and this is for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge and for Jez’s Water Water Everywhere First, we had brunch at the Tea Gardens. Then we decided to rent a boat and have a boat ride at…

Lovely Easter Fuchsias

“Live simple, love well, and take time to smell the flowers along the way.” – Mark Twain For this Easter morning, I am sending you all some joy through my lovely Easter Fuchsias. Hope you are all having a great day with family and loved ones. For Cee’s FOTD Challenge and for Xingfumama’s Whatsoever is…

Seasons

“Embrace seasons and cycles of your life. There is magic in CHANGE.” – unknown This is a bronze piece entitled Seasons by Leopoldine Mimovich, which is one of the focal points of the garden. This was carved from Huon Pine. For Marsha’s Photographing Public Art Challenge Below are the different seasons of a woman. I…

This bench

“Never be afraid to sit awhile and think.” -Lorraine Hansberry A stone bench to sit and rest while appreciating its beauty. For Xingfumama’s Pull Up a Sit Challenge

When flowers bloom

“A world of grief and pain flowers bloom—even then.” – Kobayashi Issa Flower in bloom from the Cloudehill Garden and Nursery in Olinda, Victoria. This is an autumn flower! For Cee’s FOTD Challenge

The background is a blur…

“Slight changes simply make a blur.” – J. R. R. Tolkien Sophia’s challenge for this week is to show “bokeh” on our featured photos. According to Wikipedia, in photography, bokeh is the aesthetic quality of the blur produced in out-of-focus parts of an image. Here are some nature shots that I used this effect to…