Tag: nature photos

  • Mirror: The daily Post Photo Challenge

    Jen Hooks at WordPress invites us all to- show us a mirror. You can take this photo challenge literally, and find reflections in mirrors, or in the stillness of a natural body of water. Live in an urban area? Some skyscrapers are beautifully reflective of the cityscape around them. Or, use this challenge to take […]


  • New Zealand native fern from my garden.

    New growth. The leaves of ferns are called fronds and when they are young they are tightly coiled into a tight spiral. This shape, called a ‘koru’ in Maori, is a popular motif in many New Zealand designs. One notable New Zealand fern is bracken (rarahu), which grows in open, disturbed areas and was a […]

  • SL-Week 48/Silhouette

      From the veranda – sunset and silhouette of trees. Sunrise from my doorstep – silhouette of trees For more information on this challenge click the following link SL-WEEK 48 / SILHOUETTE  

  • Silent Sunday: Only the lonely

  • Photo Challenge: EARTH

    Fruit from the EARTH Left to right: quince and pear on the same tree, grapes, two different pumpkins. Wonderful earth around us. https://dailypost.wordpress.com/photo-challenges/earth/

  • School Stories: Autumn sky

    School started off with a big bang on Monday. All were back and ready for term two. Wednesday afternoon I had an over full After School Care session! We are three carers and there is supposed to be ten children per carer. Wednesday we had forty-two children and cloudy rainy weather. Luck was on our […]

  • SL-WEEK 31 : Time

    Visit Sylvain Landry if you want to know more about this challenge SL-WEEK 31 / Time TIME TIME is very important in the cycle of the monarch butterfly. From egg to caterpillar. to chrysalis to the Monarch butterfly.   How long does it take for a Monarch butterfly to leave the chrysalis? The process from egg […]

  • Toeka-Tokkel no 3: Eerste soen!

    Om te weet hou Toeka-Tokkel werk besoek asseblief die 2016 begin blad. https://scrapydo2.wordpress.com/2016/01/07/toeka-tokkel-2016-welkom/ Almal is welkom om saam te skryf en te deel. EERSTE SOEN Ongelukkig kan ek die werklike eerste soen nie hier beskryf nie. Dit was die eerste keer wat ek uitgegaan het, dit nogal met n “blind date”. Ken ou van geen […]

  • Wordless Wednesday: Interesting flower

  • Beautiful Kowhai Tree: Springtime.

    Kōwhai are small, woody legume trees in the genus Sophora native to New Zealand. There are eight species, Sophora microphylla andS. tetraptera being the most recognised as large trees. Their natural habitat is beside streams and on the edges of forest, in lowland or mountain open areas.[1] Kōwhai trees grow throughout the country and are […]

  • One Four Challenge : September week 4

    The last of the Challenge. Which one do you love most? For more information on the challenge visit Robyn at https://robynsfineart.wordpress.com/2015/09/28/one-four-challenge-sept-wk-4/

  • Wordless Wednesday: Winter rose