Tag: plants

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.  […]

Daisies

Post visitor ramblings!

Well hello there! My sister, niece and nephew left on Tuesday night.  I was sad.  You get used to having the company and it left a bit of a hole when they went.  The house seemed so quiet and empty!  I’m just starting to get used to it […]

flowers, plants

365 Grateful – Days 257 to 260

365 Grateful – Day 257:  A friend who was visiting commented on the beautiful trunk of the snow gum tree on our footpath!  Of course I told her that it was in fact a Leopard tree.  It does have a beautiful trunk doesn’t it?! 365 Grateful – Day […]

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365 Grateful – Days 234 to 236

365 Grateful – Day 234:  More and more I find myself inspired by nature.  Lately I am enjoying and photographing all different shaped and coloured leaves.  I love this leaf of a plant (the name of the plant escapes me at the moment) in my backyard and such […]

365 Grateful – Day 178

It’s another nature photo today.  I spent some time today watering the plants out on and near the front patio and out in the back pergola area.  They had been neglected and were showing signs of distress (oops!).  You know when you have a lot of rainy weather […]

Lunch at Hawkins

I had an impromptu outing to Hawkins Nursery today!  It was a beautiful day here in Brisbane and I felt the need to spend some time outdoors.  I have a very neglected potted herb garden that needs some attention – urgently!  So, I decided to go to Hawkins […]