Tag: #garden

Ducks on pond

Brisbane’s Central Park

On Sunday, MrMM (my photography assistant) and I went into the city to Brisbane’s Roma Street Parklands so that I could wander around taking photographs.  I need heaps and heaps of images so that hopefully I can find six (6) brilliant ones amongst them to submit for my […]

Fuchsia's, Flowers

A weekend well spent

What a great weekend I just had!  On Saturday I met a friend for brunch at Café Bullfrog at Manly.  It’s Brisbane’s only over water cafe out along William Gunn Jetty alongside Manly Boat Harbour.  A Wynnum-Manly Visitor Information Centre will soon be relocating to the space adjacent to Café Bullfrog.  […]

garden, pots, pot plants,

It’s the little things …

… that can make all the difference!! I’ve had a few upsetting things happen lately but I don’t want to spend my days with my emotions all stirred up so do you know what I do to help calm them and pick myself up?  It’s something quick, easy […]

country fence, barbed wire, cattle

A little bit country!

My name is Marguerite, commonly known as Min and I am now FIFTY … yes 50! … years of age and I love the country, particularly hinterlands.  Yep, I just adore it up in the mountains!! Mr MM and I recently had 3 nights up at Montville and […]

sunrise, beach, byron bay, australia, nsw

365 Grateful – Days 355 to 358

Hello!  Long time no blog post! MrMM has been on two weeks leave so normal day-to-day routine went out the window and actually it was kind of nice!  Along with getting a few things done around the house,we had two nights away at Possum Creek in the Byron […]

flower seeds

Happiness is …

… receiving a thoughtful gift that you absolutely love! We had a pre-Christmas family dinner get together with MrMM’s side of the family last night.  I absolutely love the gift received from my brother and sister-in-law. The flowers in the pot are ‘Angelonia angustifolia SERENA’.  The beautiful flower […]

21st birthday cakes

365 Grateful – Days 317 to 320

365 Grateful – Day 317:  We’ve been having quite a few storms here in Brisbane.  On two occasions we had hail!  The first time the hail was only very small but the second time the hail was as big as golf balls and certainly got our attention quick […]