Happy 5th year to me…

“I try to start every day and end every day by taking a moment to be grateful.” – Olivia Wilde It has been five years since I had my stroke and I feel gratitude for the one more year on this side of life. This is God’s plan for me and I happily accept every…

A walk around Lake Daylesford

“Perhaps the truth depends on a walk around the lake.” – Wallace Stevens I never get tired of Daylesford. Although I have been there a couple of times before, I still enjoy the peacefulness of its lake. But what more this time around when I have my whole family with me. On one side was…

Walking to Get Coffee

“An early morning walk is a blessing for the whole day.” – Henry David Thoreau Everyone was still asleep…the sun light was just starting to peep though the clouds. My husband, my son, my daughter in law were all fast asleep but Pat and I decided to go for a walk around Daylesford and have…

Lovely Flowers down my Street

“No flower wants to be at home when it is raining outside.” – Mehmet Murat Ildan Lucky enough… the heavy downfall stopped when I got off the bus. It was great to see these variety of flowers having droplets of water on its petals. Photos taken with my iphone while walking down my street. For…

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

Tiny Doors in Kilmore

“Sometimes you need to go through many small doors, to get to that big door of opportunity.” – Anthony Liccione Kilmore is a town located 65 km north of Melbourne. Dating back to 1837, Kilmore is said to be Victoria’s oldest inland settled town and is located in the Heart of Victoria. We just happened…

The earth laughs in Flowers

“Earth laughs in flowers.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson Closeup shots for Cee’s Midweek Madness Challenge CMMC and for FOTD Challenge

It’s the Little Things in the Garden

“Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead.” – Oscar Wilde This week Amy challenges us to post little things that make us smile. Visiting my sister in law gave me the time to appreciate the little things that she collected in her garden….

The whisper of flowers

“Flowers whisper ‘Beauty!’ to the world, even as they fade, wilt, fall.”– Dr. SunWolf I am a “colour person” and am very attracted to lively colours. But there are rare times when Black and white or selective colour images do get my attention as well …. such as these… For Cee’s FOTD and CBWC challenges

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…

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

D is for Daffodils

“When I see a daffodil, it’s so hard not to smile.” – unknown Daffodils is a bulb that represent spring. This is an old photo because it is definitely not spring in my part of the world. For Cees Midweek Madness Challenge – (March Alphabet Letter D at the beginning or end of a word)…