Category: autumn

Mother's Day card

Share Your World – May 15 2017

This week’s questions and answers for Share Your World are: Q.¬†How many languages do you you speak? A. English and Australian – and yes that’s a real language ūüôā Q. What are you reading, watching, listening to, eating? Reading: Sacha Black’s new book 13 Steps to Evil, Sarah J Maas’s ¬†A Court of Wings and Ruin¬†and lots of blogs –…

Autumn leaves, colour

Reflecting on my latest love affair – Weekly Photo Challenge

Reflecting¬†means different things to different people. ¬†This week’s photo challenge asks us to share a photo that captures something reflected back to you in a way that made you look at your surroundings differently. ¬†In response¬†to this I¬†¬†have decided to share my reflections¬†of my latest love affair. I don’t know when it started, this love affair that delightful crisp, brisk…

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Wordless Wednesday – 10 May 2017

It’s¬†Wordless¬†Wednesday! Enjoy your Wednesday –¬†wherever you are in the world. ¬†This lovely pic is home for me ūüôā This view was taken late in the afternoon as the locals were starting to light their evening fires – as evidenced by the smoke haze. ¬†Autumn colour abounds – happy days! Debbie ūüôā PS. You can also find¬†Deb’s World¬†in these places: Twitter,¬†Instagram,¬†Pinterest,¬†StumbleUpon,¬†G+,¬†Facebook¬†and…

Wordless Wednesday – 3 May 2017

It’s¬†Wordless¬†Wednesday! Enjoy your Wednesday –¬†wherever you are in the world. The seasonal differences within our huge country never cease to amaze me. ¬†Just a week ago I was up north in Brisbane in Qld where autumn was not evident at all. ¬†It was a pleasant 25 degrees during the day and no autumnal colours were on show. I returned home…

Wordless Wednesday – 12 April 2017

Wordless¬†Wednesday! Sunrise from the 7th floor Enjoy your Wednesday –¬†wherever you are in the world. Just out of interest I’d love to know where you are in the world, (not in a stalker kind of way!). Leave me a quick general location in the comments below if you’d like to ūüėä. Debbie ūüôā PS. Feel free to join me on…

Wordless Wednesday – 5 April 2017

Wordless¬†Wednesday! This week I am sharing photos taken by my husband. ¬†He took these photos on his last official training walk before he embarks on his 7th trek across the Kokoda Track in Papua New Guinea. ¬†He is one of the 6 leaders taking 12 local high school students and they have been training for months for this trek. ¬†He…

Mothers day classic run

Mother’s Day Classic 2016

It was raining, it was cold but it was definitely fun. ¬†We joined hundreds of people in Canberra’s Commonwealth Park for the 2016 Mother’s Day Classic, ¬†all of us raising funds for Breast Cancer Research. It was a sea of pink despite the wet weather. I wrote a post recently about Running for a Cause¬†and how good it feels. There…

Mundane Monday – Abstract leaves

Abstract leaves¬† Looking through the leaves An abstract view ************* The Mundane Monday Challenge¬†is hosted by Jithin at Trablogger¬†on a Monday and is¬†….a challenge created¬†to find beauty in everyday mundane things…capture the beauty and upload the photographs. Feel free to join in! Welcome to¬†¬†Mundane Monday¬†. Deb ūüôā

Mundane Monday – Autumn leaves

Autumn leaves (song) The falling leaves Drift by my window The falling leaves Of red and gold I do love Autumn and all the delightful colours. Leaves are amazing when you see them close up. ¬†Maybe not so mundane after all! ************* The Mundane Monday Challenge¬†is hosted by Jithin at Trablogger¬†on a Monday and is¬†….a challenge created¬†to find beauty in…

Wordless Wednesday 6/4/16

Welcome to Wordless Wednesday¬† This is also my first entry in the Seven Days of Nature challenge – thanks to Desleyjane ¬†and¬†Una Vista di San Fermo¬†for nominating me to¬†post a nature photo each day for seven days. ¬†They are both very accomplished bloggers and take some amazing photos, so I appreciate their kind words about my blog and for asking¬†me…

Mundane Monday – firewood collection

It’s not that this mundane pile of sticks looks particularly beautiful but it’s what this mundane pile of sticks will create when winter comes –  that’s where the beauty comes into it!  In our town the getting of firewood is a national pastime. It starts very early in the year when the temperature is raging and everyone starts to get in their supplies. Just to…