Cute Random Stuff along the way

I haven’t been to Sassafras for quite a while now so last Sunday Jack and I decided to go and have a relaxing afternoon up in the mountains. Sassafras is an attractive village located in the scenic Dandenong Ranges. This is where I saw these tiny doors … and a chair with some sayings!

5 Wall Murals

Here are some photos of Wall Murals sent to me by my son, Tim. This is in Hackney Wick, East London, and I read that graffiti in this part of London played a crucial role in covering up decay and dilapidation. This is a massive piece by Martin Ron with his buddy Jiant entitled Mapacho…

Christmas in July

“Keep your Christmas-heart open all the year round.” ~ J.L.W. Brooks We went to Sassafras yesterday to enjoy the sunshine. I guess a lot of people had the same idea because it was so busy! It was “Christmas in July“ up here in the Dandenong Ranges and many cafes and restaurants were celebrating it. For…

Mumma is waiting patiently

“Distance never separates two hearts that really care, for our memories span the miles and in seconds we are there. But whenever I start feeling sad because I miss you I remind myself how lucky I am to have someone so special to miss.” – google It has been 3 years and 9 months since…

Darcy

Sometimes all you need is a teddy bear and a hug from this soft and adorable creature.” – unknown Saw this cute little Darcy bear in a shop in Sassafras… a tiny town in Victoria, Australia. For Xingfumama’s Whatsoever is Lovely Challenge.

$2 per Ride

“Happy times are never ending, when you’re playing and pretending.” – unknown I went to my eye specialist this morning and glad that the pressure on both of my eyes were getting better. Meanwhile, I saw these rides at the nearby shops in Springvale, a suburb in the Southeast of Victoria. I thought that it’s…

Next door Neighbours

“Joy and sorrow are next door neighbours.” – Proverb Basically neighbours … same in appearance just different door colours.

Window Displays around town

“She stared at her reflection in the glossed shop windows as if to make sure, moment by moment, that she continued to exist.” – Sylvia Plath Just random interesting shop window displays around town. I think in Fitzroy and in Thornbury… who knows… I just snapped away.

A leisurely walk in the park

“A garden is not a place. It is a journey.” – Monty Don I love going to the Wilson Botanic Park in Berwick… either by myself or with hubby. It is a 39 hectare of simple joy, easy walk, relaxing water features and wonderful species of flowers and trees! Going to the right walkway we…

Lovely Little Thing

“Flowers whisper ‘Beauty!’ to the world, even as they fade, wilt, fall.”– Dr. SunWolf The texture and the colour of this lovely flower made me fall in love with it! For FOTD and Whatsoever is Lovely Challenges

Summer Vibes Down Under

“It’s always summer somewhere.” —Lilly Pulitzer Don’t be surprised but summer is Christmas time here downunder. Thanks Andre for letting me feel the summer vibes during this time that we are freezing and soaking wet here in Melbourne. It is a time for ice creams and gelatos. A time to enjoy the weekend craft markets…

The City of Casey

The Plaza in Bunjil Place has been transformed into an immersive garden with oversized sculptures amidst swirls of edible mist. If only I could share with you how sweet the place smelt. (Bunjil Place is a creative hub in the city of Casey’s southeastern suburb in Victoria Australia) This is part of the Casey Cornucopia…