Category: Wynnum Manly District

Wynnum Jetty - Brisbane

Around my ‘hood!

I don’t think there is a person in the world who doesn’t know that I have been sick (well except those zillions that don’t read my blog haha)!   I certainly did have a bit of a moan about it.  In my defence though, it was pretty horrid (high […]

365 Grateful – Day 191

(Note: All photo’s taken with my Android Samsung phone) I’m grateful for beautiful sunshine and a lovely morning at the Manly markets this morning! This morning when I woke up and saw sunshine I just knew I wanted to get out of the house and into the outdoors […]

365 Grateful – Day 182

I’m grateful for community art groups who collaborate, have visions, and create thought-provoking artworks to suit the environment on which they stand. The photograph above is part of ‘The Mudflat Sculpture’ constructed in the early 1990’s at Lota Camping Reserve, Lota.  Lota is a nearby suburb to me. […]

365 Grateful – Day 176

I’m grateful for a really enjoyable walk along the waterfront with my hubby late this afternoon.  What a beautiful day!  The weather forecast was for rain today but the rain never came.  Hooray!  As you can see, the tide was out but it is still so beautiful along […]

365 Grateful – Day 127

I’m grateful that we have come through the severe weather system experienced in South East Queensland, as a result of ex-Tropical Cyclone Oswald, unscathed.  Our house is in tact and we have power and water.  All we have is some debris to clean up and we lost one […]

365 Grateful – Day 122

One of these things is not like the others, One of these things just doesn’t belong, Can you tell which thing is not like the others By the time I finish my song? Recognise the song from Sesame Street?  I remember Sesame Street from when I was a […]

365 Grateful – Day 120

This photograph is taken from across the road from where my children went to primary school in Manly.  Their primary school is fortunate to have amazing views!  So too do the nearby residents! That is Manly harbour there that you can see at the bottom of the hill.  […]

365 Grateful – Day 116

I’m grateful for big, strong, sturdy, shade providing gorgeous trees! This tree is at a park at nearby Lota.  It caught my attention at first because of its interesting bark and colouration.  Then I admired its size and how solid and strong it was.  I think it is […]