The cherry on top. The icing on the cake. Or, as the straightforward folks at Oxford Dictionaries explain it, “a desirable feature perceived as the finishing touch to something that is already very good.”
CHERRY ON TOP
Not only a lovely rose but also
an ant on top.
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Visitors to Wellington’s Civic Square are captivated by this sculpture, ‘Ferns’, by Neil Dawson. A sphere of the silver leaves that have come to symbolise New Zealand, it is suspended between the surrounding buildings 14 metres above the ground, and on a clear day seems to float above the crowd.
Nikau is one of fifteen stylised nikau palm trees designed by architect Ian Athfield made from copper, zinc, and steel.
The nikau is the only species of palm endemic to New Zealand. Traditionally, the bases of the inner leaves and young flowers were eaten; food was wrapped in the leaves for cooking; and the old fibrous leaves used for baskets, floor mats, and waterproof thatch for buildings.
Stella, my daughter in law, is doing a course in nails and pedicure. I am a model to practice on. She did an excellent job with my nails.
These are my own nails. I think they look very cool for a beginner! What do you think?
I thoroughly enjoyed my first year of
Blogging from A-Z
I survived the twenty-six days of blogging.
I read some interesting blogs and
started following some awesome blogs too.
Here is some interesting information on the likes and comments for my twenty-six days.
Most likes = 24 the letter M – Millie, Molly and Munro
Most comments = 34 Letter I – In production
The letter F had only 6 likes and 9 comments Family!
This afternoon Trompie and I went for our afternoon walk. We went up some stairs and over the hill to the other side of the hill from where we live.
We haven’t done this roundfor some time. I am so glad we did it.
Never a dull moment while walking.
Not only dogs, cats, birds,people but also
The lady wanted the horse to look at me but
cars were coming and she had to move on!
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Book Reviews & Essays on Literature
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Preparation for & Walking the Camino de Santiago
My reis na vrede
My Journey Towards Building a Home by the Sea
by sharing what empowers me
Skryfsels oor en uit eie ondervindings
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Flikvlakke deur die woestyn
(Parisienne & Country Dweller)
Stories and dreamy images
Sommer oor alles wat my hart warm laat klop.
Wat jy in jou gedagtes toelaat, dit word jou lewe
To become remarkable, hold yourself accountable
"You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream" - C.S Lewis
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Lesse geleer, en stories uit my lewensreis
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Waar die hart van vol is …
The daily reads and writes
flash fiction & other writing
Oor reis en rondrits
about the little things in life
Sharing writing tips, information, and advice.
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Bookshop, online bookseller, NZ authors
My vreugdes en frustrasies
Author, Motivational Speaker
This WordPress.com site is the bee's knees
Bringing history to life
Want die lewe ruik nie na laventel nie
Ietsie van alles
Ons toor nog steeds met woorde...
Kruger 4 all 4 ever
Ek herhaal jou...sonder begin of einde
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Me and my Granny
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