Month: January 2015

Steep ride

Weekly Photo Challenge: (Out of my) depth?

Actually ‘seeing’ the landscape you are to spend time cycling around/up/over/down is very different to just reading about it! Out of my depth is definitely how I felt when I saw the steep, rocky, barren, but oh so beautiful hills of the islands in Southern Dalmatia, Croatia. This sign is just one example of how steep the roads were at times. The islands of Croatia…

The beach

Weekly Photo Challenge: How’s the serenity?

“How’s the serenity” is a line from a classic Australian movie ‘The Castle’ from 1997. It says it all! This photo is of my husband sitting contemplating the serenity early one morning on the island of Korcula, Croatia. I feel the serenity just oozing out of him. This photo is one of my favourites from our recent holiday at the beach with family.  Two…

Very Inspiring Blog Award

I am usually a bit wary about blogging awards but when it comes from a renowned blogger like Lucile at Bridging Lacunas, I was immediately thrilled and humbled in equal abounds! Thankyou for the nomination and encouragement. In her post accepting the award, from two other similarly inspiring bloggers, Lucile has then nominated blogs that she has found inspiring and…