Tag: nature photos

  • Strange Fungi

    These fungi I found in the vegetable garden. Do you know this one? …………… Mushroom or toadstool? There is no clear distinction between mushrooms and toadstools. Toadstool is a common but vague term for some kinds of mushroom, usually a poisonous or inedible one. Toads were once thought to be very poisonous, but ‘toadstool’ is […]

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  • Frosty morning!

    Wow, and was it cold and so beautiful this morning! Yesterday we had the first snow on the hills. The cold snap and an icy Southerly brought  hard frost to us. When I took Trompie out last night at about 10 pm frost was already on the grass and cars! This morning I had to […]

  • My “postcard” world

    Yesterday was just one of those days. After all the rain the day before yesterday was still very overcast but the scenes were awesome! Just a glimpse of where I live! Twin lakes in color. Just look at the clear reflection!

  • Liquids : Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge

    LIQUIDS The Hutt River after yesterdays torrential rain. Twin Lakes

  • Under the rainbow : Sunday Photo Fiction

    Every Sunday a new photo is added as a prompt to see what kind of a story the image inspires in you. You should make your story / poem etc around 200 words, but don’t worry, you won’t be sent to clean Glastonbury or dunked in ice cold water if you go over the count. The main […]

  • Forces of nature : The Daily Post : Photo Challenge

    Forces of Nature This week, share a force of nature from your corner of the world. I took the following photos  2004 my corner of the world Force of Nature Victoria Waterfall Zimbabwe 2010 I visited the falls again with my sister. There was lots of water. The Falls were covered in mist and every […]

  • Five Photos, Five Stories Day five : Last of New Zealand – Wellington

    Last day of my second Five Photos, Five Stories Challenge Rules of Five Photos, Five Stories Challenge require you to post a photo each day for five consecutive days and attach a story to the photo (It can be fiction or non-fiction, a poem or simply a short paragraph) and then nominate another blogger to […]

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  • Five Photos, Five stories Day 4 : Totara Park street and Kowhai tree

    DAY 4 KOWHAI Tree My first photo taken of this lovely tree. This is the road that goes to my son’s place. The first spring was different from what I was used to. The Kowhai Trees all are covered in yellow blooms. Some streets have rows of them and when in bloom it is just […]

  • Five Photos, Five Stories Challenge : Day 2 Naboomspruit/Mookgophong

    The rules of Five Photos, Five Stories Challenge require you to post a photo each day for five consecutive days and attach a story to the photo (It can be fiction or non-fiction, a poem or simply a short paragraph) and then nominate another blogger to carry on this challenge. Accepting the challenge is entirely […]

  • Secret steps? Cee’s Which Way Photo Challenge

    While I am at it I might as well put my special secret walk way on. I wonder where this would lead to? It is so secretive and beautiful! https://scrapydodog.wordpress.com/2015/04/25/mind-the-steps-cees-which-way-photo-challenge/

  • Japanese/Chinese Anemone

    My friend has these lovely flowers in her garden. I’ve seen them in pink not in white. The white is just beautiful. Anemone hupehensis, Anemone hupehensis var. japonica, and Anemone × hybrida (commonly known as the Chinese anemone orJapanese anemone, thimbleweed, or windflower) are species of flowering herbaceous perennials in the Ranunculaceae family. These plants […]