Month: October 2012

There is always something to be thankful for!

This quote ‘There is always,always, always something to be thankful for’ is just so appropriate to post on my blog.  I’m doing a 365 Grateful project.  Every day for 365 days I am looking around me for something to photograph that I am grateful for.  Already this process […]

365 Grateful – Day 32

I’m grateful that I live in Brisbane, Australia where we have beautiful weather and blue sky most of the time.  Most days are bright, sunny and warm and we nearly always have a beautiful blue sky.  This photograph was taken this afternoon from my pool area looking up […]

365 Grateful – Day 31

  There’s a little bit of my vintage love coming out today.  I’m grateful for old bone china tea cup and saucer sets.  The tea cup, saucer and plate set in today’s photograph has been passed down to me through the family.  It is quite old.  It’s Royal […]

365 Grateful – Day 30

I’m very grateful that I have my beautiful daughter MissM.  Here she is as a cute little girl.  Now she is 17 and in her final weeks of high school.  She is kind and caring, smart, mature & sensible, talented and beautiful.  She loves the performing arts – […]

Bloggers, Blogging and the Blogosphere

I watched Media Watch on the ABC last night as there was to be a segment on ‘the rise of personal bloggers’ often referred to as ‘Mummy Bloggers’.  Personally, I don’t like the term ‘Mummy Bloggers’ much at all.  Well at least in regards to myself.  I find […]

365 Grateful – Day 29

I’m grateful for eBay!  Thanks to eBay I found this lovely old hall stand in time for when we moved into this house just over five years ago.  There was this wall in the entry of our new house that was just screaming out for a lovely hall […]

365 Grateful – Day 28

I’m grateful that my hubby (Mr MM) did the grocery shopping this morning while I was at a 4 hour SLR photography course.  Here he is afterwards putting his feet up and watching some sport on TV. I loved the 4 hour course this morning and learnt so […]

365 Grateful – Day 27

I’m grateful for artists and their art – in all the different forms that they come!  I love the feelings that viewing a piece of artwork that takes my fancy brings out in me.  Like being inspired to create my own art, feeling uplifted, and reflective (What inspired […]