I’m grateful Ava’s operation went well and so happy to have her back home again! Today, Ava (6 months) went to the vet for an operation. She was desexed and had a small umbilical hernia fixed up. She was dropped at the vets at 7am and we finally […]
I’m grateful for access to beautiful fresh, healthy and nutritious vegetables! Today’s grateful includes a recipe for the Roast Vegetable Salad with Feta that I cooked up today for today’s lunch today and also for my lunch for the next three days! It is very yummy. 🙂 Note: […]
I’m grateful for nature, blue skies, calmer waters and reflections. These are photo’s of the reflections in my pool this afternoon. Click on any photo to see the larger version.
The best friends I could ever have are my puppies. The last couple of weeks have been difficult but these two have provided me with unconditional love, companionship, lots of cuddles and loads of laughs and smiles. Chelsea on the left turned 13 on 3 March 2013. Ava […]
Life is a gift. It can at times be complex. It can at times be challenging. It can at times test us …. but it IS beautiful and wonderful. You don’t have to be perfect. Is that ball in the photograph perfect? No! Is it beautiful? Yes! I […]
I’m grateful for simple little pockets of pretty pleasures around the garden. I love stones – all the different shapes, sizes, patterns, colours and textures – and I adore this little terracotta lantern/pot.
Yesterday I washed the strange little curtain thingy that drapes around some hooks above the study window. It was in the house when we bought it. It looks nice enough but the fabric is not really to my taste, but I’m leaving it there for now. Today I […]
I’ve started sorting through all the accumulated stuff in the ‘study’ area today. I have plans of converting it into my blogging space. It once used to be the hub for all the family to use. We used to just have the one computer, but the kids all […]
I’m grateful for some time with my daughter today and for some purchases that have cheered me up. If you read yesterday’s grateful post, you would know that I needed some cheering up. Today, I took my daughter on a shopping trip to our nearby big shopping centre […]
I want my blog to be a happy place (and I really hope it is!), but I also want it to be real and honest – within reason of course. With this in mind, I’m not going to pretend today was a wonderful happy day. It wasn’t. It […]