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…

Prahran Graffitied Back Doors

“The big secret in life is that there is no big secret. …. There are no back doors, no free rides. There’s just you, this moment and a choice.” ~ Oprah Winfrey Last weekend, Jack and I had a catch up with Pat. We met up halfway in Prahran. Prahran or sometimes colloquially called Pran…

A little rain

“Everybody wants happinessNobody wants pain But you can’t have a rainbowwithout a little rain.” I took the bus to my Line Dancing class and on going home I saw this pretty little flower drenched in rain. Some may say that it is a gloomy day but for me this made me smile! For Cee’s FOTD…

Jester Windows

“I have always loved a window, especially an open one.” ~ Wendell Berry The Court Jester is a pub located on Chapel Street in the heart of vibrant Prahran in Victoria, Australia. The public art signage caught my eye together with the row of windows underneath.

Seeing Double

“In time and with water everything changes.” – Leonardo da Vinci Jez’s topic for this week in Lens Artist Photo Challenge is Seeing Double and the first thing that came to mind is reflection. Sorry if some of these photos you may have seen before already. This is also for Jez’s Challenge – Water Water…

My treasured Moments

“Sometimes the unexpectedmoments become the mosttreasured memories” – unknown Aletta leads us this week in sharing things, places, experiences or people that we consider our treasures. What came to mind for me was memories….those moments in time that I treasure. At the top of my list of most treasured moments are times with my family….

Melbourne Doors

“Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.” – Edgar Degas And yet again … some Street Art doors in Melbourne.

Night time City Structures

“Tomorrow is a good day, I know because I’m in a time zone ahead of you.” – unknown This is night time in Melbourne with some of its structures. For Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge – CFFC

Faces and Heads in Black & White

WANDERLUST(n.) a strong desire for orimpulse to wander or traveland explore the world Let me take you with me to a journey of faces… facial expressions… heads… for Cee’s Black & White Challenge -CBWC These photos were taken in my travels near and far. Hope you enjoy them! This is the work of a London…

Windows in Paris

“A walk about Paris will provide lessons in history, beauty, and in the point of life.” – Thomas Jefferson This is in relation to my previous post about Paris. These are photos of windows that my son sent me while he was there. Some windows with shutters. The view of the glass ceiling and mural…

It’s in the Eyes

“ It’s in the eyes always the eyes.” – unknown Frankly speaking I really don’t have much portrait photos and eye shots so I really struggled with this challenge. Anyway, here is my take on the topic and hopefully I do alright. For Lens Artist Photo Challenge It is always a joy to see kids’…