Category: special

  • Picking up pebbles…

    Amelia enjoyed picking up pebbles and throwing them into the stream.

  • Through my window: Snow?

    Last night was stormy with wind gusts over 100km an hour. Heavy showers on and off. Early morning there was silence. I got out of bed, opened the curtain, and this is what I saw. From the main house looking at the same bed and hills. I took Beatrix to school on foot. Flurries of […]


  • Through my room window: Spring

  • Silent Sunday: Barberton Daisy two weeks later

  • Party at the kids pool

    Saturday 18 December 2021 Beatrix had her birthday party at the kid’s pool. Amelia had lots of fun too!

  • Last on the Card October 2021

    The rules are simple:1. Post the last photo on your SD card or the last photo on your phone for the 31st of October.2. No editing – who cares if it is out of focus, not framed as you would like or the subject matter didn’t cooperate.3. You don’t have to have any explanations, just […]

  • Camp NaNoWriMo: I did it; 52914 words

    You unlocked a badge. Achieved Your Camp NaNoWriMo Goal You earned this badge by achieving the goal you set for Camp NaNoWriMo! Congratulations, winner!

  • Silent Sunday: Latest projects

  • Silent Sunday: Fuchsia

  • Watercolor painting: More Loose flowers

    I had a good weekend. I did three loose flower watercolor paintings.

  • Creative writing: Shopping.

    Words for the week: punishment, friendship, sunshine, shopping, board games, beginning Meaning of shopping: Shopping is an activity in which a customer browses the available goods or services presented by one or more retailers with the potential intent to purchase a suitable selection of them. Shopping – Wikipedia › wiki › Shopping Fifty years […]

  • Challenge Your Camera: #1 Architecture

    A new Challenge started this week. Hop over to Challenge Your Camera to see how it is going to work. 1. Archtecture In 2010 I had to go back to South Africa to wait for my Permanent Residency in NZ. My sister organized a trip to Zimbabwe. Main photo: Polokwane(South Africa), well built with lime […]