Blogger Awards

I’ll be honest, I’m not a huge one for awards, but as I’ve recently been nominated for a couple (and I am very appreciative, don’t get me wrong) I thought I’d combine the two and tell you a few things about myself  Thanks to Emma Kershaw for the nomination, her blog is such a fun, … More Blogger Awards

Bridging differences

There’s something about bridges that fascinate me. Especially ones that open to let vessels through.  I guess they’re just not the norm. Hundreds of cars and trucks drive across this bridge daily but when a request for river passage comes through it takes priority. Road traffic stops. The control mechanism is switched on and the … More Bridging differences

Tweet, Tweet!

I had another visitor drop in for breakfast this morning. All decked out in Christmas colors! Once again I’m reminded of how fortunate I am to live in such a peaceful and natural environment.  Simple pleasures that brighten my days.

A laughing matter

I had an interesting visitor today. He laughed a lot, although he didn’t come inside, he was quite content to sit on my decking. He was small, fat and very cute and I’m not talking about an early visit from Santa Claus. When I snapped this first photo of the Kookaburra from inside he seemed to be … More A laughing matter

Cozzie and chaos

After our beloved Blue passed away we waited almost a year before getting another dog. In that time the kids were introduced to the world of rabbits.  But they weren’t the same. Eventually Cozzie came into our life. A handsome Blue Heeler with a raccoon-like tail but with ‘trouble’ his middle name. We should have seen the signs. He was from a farm … More Cozzie and chaos

Three Quotes, three day challenge – Day 1

As a relatively new blogger I was delighted, and somewhat surprised, to be nominated by the lovely Mann Kaundal, author of the wonderful and inspiring blog AlpenGlow to take part in this challenge. Thank you, even though I still feel slightly awed at this whole new blogging community.  I am discovering so many amazing writers who each … More Three Quotes, three day challenge – Day 1