Month: June 2015

Loyalty – Eclectic Corner #13: Photo

This month’s theme for Justine’s Eclectic Corner #13 is loyality. I think of loyal friends, loyal pets, being loyal to one’s country and being true-blue.  The loyalty of my family, friends and work colleagues are important to me. My photo for this week is the Australian flag on a stormy, cloudy sort of day! I love being an Australian (most of the time)…

Every day is an adventure – 23/365

Light up Rotary The Rotary year ends on 30 June and we finish this year’s theme of Light Up Rotary.  I like this, and yes, I’m  a Rotarian! RI President Gary C.K. Huang chose Light Up Rotary as his theme for 2014-15. Huang was inspired by the teachings of Chinese philosopher Confucius who said: “It is better to light a single candle,…

Every day is an adventure – 21/365

Ensconced in their own frozen world…..and adventure awaits! Following on from my posts 15/365 photo and 17/365 photo with the frozen vines – here’s another one (I told you that I took a lot of them!)   To me these vines look like they’ve ben wrapped in bubble-wrap. My Every day is an adventure photo project is making my life very interesting as I…

Tea Time #12 – I’ve found IT!

Come on over to the Tea Party at Justine’s Tea Time , I want to share with you my very exciting news! As we’re now sitting comfortably and all have a delicious snack close to hand, superbly provided by the many other bloggers in attendance, (such as Desleyjane), and accompanied by Justine’s delicious chocolate tea, or Lucile’s soothing Oolong Tea, depending on…

Every day is an adventure – 15/365

FROZEN ADVENTURES!! The frost this morning was quite heavy! When this happens the vineyard sprinklers are turned on, which helps to keep the frost from burning the vines by freezing the water.  It sure did freeze the water!  We woke to a view of ice sculptures throughout the vineyard and what a glorious site they were in the morning sunshine. My husband…