Distancing

“Saving a life just got much more important than savouring a lifestyle.” – Amit Kalantri, Wealth of Words These are the only creatures I personally interact with (except for my husband) these days. The topic for Tina’s Lens Artist Photo Challenge this week is Distance and I was able to capture these swans and ducks practicing…

A Bouquet of Flowers

“To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.” – Audrey Hepburn This is for Sunshine’s Macro Monday Challenge- A bouquet of flowers

Yellow

“It is the color closest to light. In its utmost purity it always implies the nature of brightness and has a cheerful, serene, gently stimulating character. Hence, experience teaches us that yellow makes a thoroughly warm and comforting impression.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Yellow is a happy colour and I am so delighted that…

Wordless Wednesday

“I need a break from reality.” – unknown   I know…I know, it is hard to have a break and be at peace when all around you there is so much chaos. It’s hard to feel “normal” when all you hear from social media, from your friends and family, from the news is all about…

Rivers in Europe & in Australia

“Time is like a river.You cannot touch the same water twice, because the flow that has passed will never pass again. Enjoy every moment of your life.” Here are some iconic rivers in Europe and in Australia. This is for Amy’s Lens Artist Photo Challenge- Rivers in Europe & in Australia Amstel River in Amsterdam…

Sit Down and Rest

Society: What are we supposed to do when we can’t leave our homes? God: Rest. You are always so busy and overwhelmed, crying out to me weary and exhausted. Can’t you use a break from your fast-paced and over-scheduled lives? Go ahead and rest. Pray. Love your families. Be still and spend time with me….

Church Windows

“People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.” – Elisabeth Kübler-Ross Here is a collection of church windows in Daylesford, country Victoria. This is for Ludwig’s Monday Windows Challenge –…

Melbourne’s Doors to Iconic Buildings

“I don’t know where I’m going but I’m on my way.” Unknown Some two weeks ago, since travelling overseas and crowded areas were not an option, My husband and I decided to walk around St Kilda Beach. You may be familiar with this iconic clown- face entrance to the Luna Park, Melbourne amusement area. This…

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

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…

Leafless Trees in London

“Life is too short to be anything but happy.” – unknown November is a gloomy time in London. The leaves have fallen, the sky is grey, the rain is continuous. Why would anyone want to visit London during this month? Well, these trees says it all… This is for Becca’s sunday Trees Challenge – Leafless…

Discovering Esztergom

The Basilica of Esztergom is the largest Catholic church in Hungary. It isn’t just the largest but it is the tallest building in the country, with a dome that is 118 metres. If you want to see more of the Basilica, here is my previous post about Esztergom. The entrance to the basilica are brightly…

Ducks by the Lake

“To Live will be an awfully big adventure”– Peter Pan Walking by the lake I happened to see these ducks which I thought were sleeping because they were not moving at all. But no, their eyes were wide open, so maybe they were just … RESTing. This is for Jez’s Water Water Everywhere Challenge – WWE and…

Tree Sculpture

“Love the trees until their leaves fall off, then encourage them to try again next year.”― Chad Sugg This is for Becca’s Sunday Trees and for Frank’s Tuesday Photo Challenge- Tree