Hi there! Can you believe it is May already? It has suddenly gone from hot and humid summer to lovely cool mornings and evenings. Ahhhhhh – at long, long last!! In case you don’t already know it, I absolutely love winter!! Before you think I’m nuts though, you’ve […]
Well hello there! There are only two more sleeps until Christmas! I cannot believe it! I don’t know about your part of the world, but here in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia … it is hot and humid! I don’t handle heat well … so I am thankful we have […]
Can you believe it is December and therefore not long till Christmas? That crept up fast didn’t it?! I’ve been so busy with my twin’s 21st (amongst other things) that December arrived before I knew it! I am not prepared at all for Christmas yet. Thank goodness we […]
Grateful for this view through my pool fence today. It was another very hot day in Brisbane today. I was in the pool twice. As I sat in the pergola area drying off after a swim, this was my view looking out towards the pool. Aren’t those purple […]
My favourite part of our Aussie Christmas is all the summer stone fruits – cherries, plums, mango’s, peaches, apricots, nectarines and good ‘ol watermelon. Who doesn’t have childhood memories of sitting outside eating watermelon with the juices dripping down your arms and spitting out the seeds – pure […]
I am grateful for the first swim for this summer in our pool today! I love swimming in our pool in summer. It not only cools me down on a hot summer day but it relaxes me in a way that nothing else can. I love to float […]
I’m grateful for this first summer flower! This photo was snapped with my phone and is of a poolside succulent pot plant.
Hello there! You may have noticed last week that apart from my 365 Grateful photo’s it has been a little quiet here at MinsMash! I think it’s time we had a little catch up. Let me fill you in on happenings over the last week! There is a […]
Summer officially starts in Australia tomorrow – 1 December – but it is hot already! I’m very grateful that we have ducted airconditioning! It makes life in sweltering Brisbane, Queensland so much more comfortable!