A Weird Looking Plant…

“The garden suggests there might be a place where we can meet nature halfway.” – Michael Pollan It was a long weekend here in Australia and this is what Australians do … go and have long drives, have a weekend away with friends, eat out with family… My husband and Some friends went to the…

Colourful chairs in Shakespeare Grove

“Color is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.” – Claude Monet This is a garden located in the corner of Shakespeare Grove and Chaucer St in St Kilda. It was just by chance that I saw this place, but was I pleasantly surprised to see so many colourful benches. For Xingfumama’s Pull Up a Seat…

The Doors of St Vincent Street

“We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we’re curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.” – Walt Disney I have featured quite a few places from this country town previously but there’s still more to come. I hope you don’t get tired of it because I want to…

Raindrops on Roses

“Everybody wants happiness, and nobody wants pain, but you can’t have a rainbow without a little rain.” – Zion Lee

That Little Quirky Shop

“You can kill the dreamer, but you can’t kill the dream.” – Martin Luther   Walking the streets of Daylesford in Australia, I chanced upon this little quirky craft shop. It had chairs, pillows, artworks, hats and knick knacks everywhere around the place. For Xingfumama’s Pull Up a Seat Challenge- That Little Quirky Shop

Alleyways and Backdoors

“Laneway culture is the beating heart of Melbourne.” – Karl Quinn Street art in the Back door of offices and restaurants in an alleyway in Chapel Street in Melbourne. This is for Norm’s Thursday Doors Challenge- Alleyways and Back Doors

Roofs of Churches & Castles

“Now is the time. It’s our time to chase rainbows and build castles in the sky. It’s our time to create a life that we love. Because someday, it will no longer be our time.” – Shawn Anderson Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge topic for this week is Roofs of Any Kind. This took me back…

Antique Shop Windows

“Don’t miss the open windows trying to bang down locked doors.” Seeing these windows made me stop and stare and think… These can be found in the town centre of Daylesford a few km from Melbourne. This is for Ludwig’s Monday Windows Challenge – Antique Shop Windows

Metal Flowers

“Many eyes go through the meadow, but few see the flowers in it.” – Ralph Waldo Emmerson   It was a great day yesterday for a drive along the scenic Mount Dandenong. I found these metal beauties in the nursery in the middle of the town of Sassafra.   This is for Sunshine’s Macro Monday…

Doors in Camden Market

“I loved being in London. Always walking everywhere, always out and about and always at markets…” – Alice Temperley   Markets have been the best part of travelling to London and one of the most popular is the Camden Market. Camden Market started off at 16 market traders in the 1970s and was just temporary,…

What is Your Address?

“Nothing echoes like an empty mailbox.”- Charles M. Schulz It is so different living in the the countryside. Maybe it is the breath of fresh air…or the fresh fruits that we taste… the beautiful flowers in the garden or even just the joy of going to walk a long way just to check if there’s…

Black Rose

This is a perennial succulent, commonly known as Black Rose. It has burgundy to very dark burgundy leaves that resembles flowers. For Cee’s Challenge – FOTD and for Sunshine’s Monday Macro – Black Rose

The Seats in Bunjil Place

“Everything you can imagine is real.”– Pablo Picasso This is Bunjil Place, an entertainment precinct in Melbourne’s south east. What makes it unique is its striking architecture. Its rooftop is resembling a soaring eagle’s wings and the timber grid that goes into the foyer is its legs. It is something to be proud of, because there…

Nostalgic Doors of Vigan

“Every exit is an entrance to somewhere else.” – Rebecca Puig Ilocos is a region in the northwest coast of Luzon, which is the biggest island of the Philippines. This is where you can find the colonial heritage town of Vigan. I have posted some doors from this area, a few months back. (click here…