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)…

Closer to the Sunflowers

“Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadows. It’s what the sunflowers do.” – Helen Keller As the Russians continue the invasion of Ukraine over the past few weeks, sunflower displays has become one of the ways that the world is showing support for the Ukrainian people. For Lens Artist Artist…