Looking inside

Smits & Bits is a place I never get tired of. Every time we were in Sassafras ( and often is an under statement) we always visited this gift specialty shop…and without fail I always walk out with something in my hand. But today let me walk around to show the bigger items from their…

Windows in Collingwood

The many windows of the Council-owned building in Peel Street Park, Collingwood. This is a public artwork by artist Ky-ya Nicholson-Ward. There is a meaningful story behind this mural and you can know more about it by clicking on the link below. “Ky-ya’s mural tells the story of Aboriginal resilience, strength and self-determination; and will…

Cafe Windows

This is the Grace Cafe in Fitzroy. Located in Melbourne, Australia. For Ludwig’s Monday Windows

A Smile

¨A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.¨- Phyllis Diller Is it a smile or a smirk? But for today I would like to make life a little better so let us just think of it as a smile. A mural in Brunswick Street in Melbourne. For Ludwig’s Monday Windows

Things to see in Melbourne

“Wherever you are – be all there.”— Jim Elliot First stop, as I always do, is visit Hosier Lane. This is the spot that has street art that changes very often…sometimes even just in a week’s time, murals are already painted over. Please click to enlarge image. Doors can also be found amidst all the…

Sesame Street Windows

I don’t know…I just find this cute. This is a display in the city a few years ago. For Ludwig’s Monday Windows

Daylesford Windows

“A breeze, a forgotten summer, a smile, all can fit into a storefront window.” – Dejan Stojanovic It may have been more than a month already but I am still not over with our family getaway. Here are more images of Daylesford Windows. Backlit stained glass window of the Daylesford Hotel while having lunch with…

Eat…Walk…Repeat

“First, we eat. Then, we do everything else.” – unknown Last Saturday was a great weather weekend. So instead of fixing the tap on our kitchen sink (there’s a bit of dripping going on there), we opted for a better way of spending our day. I and hubby asked our besties to come with us…

A wall mural in South Yarra

I have captured changes to the exterior of the Bailey Nelson Chapel Street store. This is a mural done by Tom Gerrard who is a Melbourne based contemporary artist. This is one of the biggest walls he’s ever painted! It is also painted around the windows of the shop. This first one was a mural…

Balaclava

Tim and Leigh arrived back in London a few days ago, safe and sound. These shots were taken in Balaclava last week during their last day here in Melbourne. Balaclava is an inner suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 7 km south-east of Melbourne’s CBD. We had a walk in the bustling Carlisle Street which is…

The Queen is home

The body of the Queen arrived at the Palace of Holyroodhouse after a six-hour journey from Balmoral Castle (the Queen’s summer sanctuary in the Highlands) to Edinburgh. The Queen lived at the Palace of Holyroodhouse, her official residence in Scotland. Standing at the end of Edinburgh’s historic Royal Mile, this magnificent palace is the home…

Looking Out of the Window

“A short story is what you see when you look out of the window.”-Mavis Gallant. Last week I went with my daughter in Law to Hepburn Springs and we had an ejoyable and relaxing time at the spa. Hepburn Springs’ only historic Bathhouse, has been providing traditional wellness bathing since 1895. The exterior windows of…