Gardening

Travel Theme: Green

TRAVEL broadens the mind More about the travel theme at Ailsa's Where's my Backpack Other entries: http://nwframeofmind.com/2013/03/15/travel-theme-green/ http://travelmoments.net/2013/03/15/travel-theme-green/ http://drieskewrites.wordpress.com/2013/03/15/travel-theme-green/ http://rfljenksy.wordpress.com/2014/08/12/monsoon-green-nepal/comment-page-1/#comment-3420 Something to Ponder About

Gardening

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Fire/Summer

Although I am in the throws of winter in the southern hemisphere, I have just been holidaying in the far north, and enjoying early and midsummer in Norway. Here is my interpretation of the foto challenge from Cee. Another photo of these gorgeous blooms is found here The background is just as nice! Summer and… Continue reading Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Fire/Summer

Australia, Gardening

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge – Leaves and Trees

A favourite photographic subject of mine. Everyone in the Northern hemisphere is looking to the Spring, however, being me, I just HAD to include at least one winter tree photograph, or two, for Cee's Challenge.                 More here: http://irisgreenwald.wordpress.com/2014/05/07/cees-fun-foto-challenge-leaves-and-trees/ Something for the shutterbugs to ponder about

Gardening

Proverbial Thursday – Proverbs from around the World

I find profound wisdom in proverbs, sayings and quotes and marvel at the way they can be so succinct in communicating messages to the reader. Mostly anonymous, they come to us from past generations and across cultures, and speak of the experiences of lives lived and lessons learned. Quotes like proverbs, can make us think… Continue reading Proverbial Thursday – Proverbs from around the World

Community, Danmark, Gardening

A Word A Week Photo Challenge – Atmospheric

  There is nothing quite like a beautiful garden to make you feel the peace and serenity - nature's atmosphere. And the Danish forests are certainly full of atmosphere. Just look at this one:     and another I previously posted in a different season Once a week A Word in Your Ear  dips into… Continue reading A Word A Week Photo Challenge – Atmospheric

Community, Food, Gardening

Do you ‘Kiwi?’

Boost your Immunity With the change of season, it is always prudent to increase your immunity levels with a Vitamin C boost. But before you reach for the vitamin bottle, there ARE ways to increase your Vitamin C intake naturally, and one way is to eat plenty of Kiwi fruit. And why not? Not only… Continue reading Do you ‘Kiwi?’

Australia, Gardening

Travel theme – Gardens

This challenge was made for me!!   Gardens in Tasmania   Australia     Singapore and New Zealand Some more gardens, in this theme at Ailsa's Where's My Backpack Related: http://tvortravels.wordpress.com/2014/03/16/travel-theme-gardens/ Something to Ponder about

Community, Gardening

Weekly Photo Challenge: Inside

Daily Post is looking for interpretations of "Inside"  -  I found this in 2 different photographs: Art created by Man: "Unnatural" The reindeer is encased INSIDE glass balls, an art installation at GOMA and   "Natural" A delicate yellow stamen in the indigo flower that is called Canterbury Bell. I marvel at nature's colour palette. More… Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Inside