Monthly Archives: August 2016

Grey Lourie : “Go-away birds” : ‘Corythaixoides concolor’

Before dashing off to yoga the other day, I spotted ..  from my kitchen window .. 8 Grey Louries on the telephone wire !!    I had to grab my camera naturally 😉 They always remind me of our childhood picnics in the … Continue reading

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Fun with a macro lens

I love taking macro photographs.  My old Panasonic takes very good macro pics, but I have advanced two cameras since then, my current camera being Canon EOS 600D.  Taking piccies with the macro setting hasn’t worked for me.  Hubby bought … Continue reading

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Hair update

Short style won over longer locks !!    I had my hair cut a week ago .. Voilá … I’m happy 🙂   It’s quick and easy to blow-dry too!   … and I’m flattered with all the positive compliments from friends and … Continue reading

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I need a change ..

… I need a haircut! Two years ago I decided I needed a change and started growing my hair.  My hairdresser suggested it, as I’ve had the same style, or similar, forever and a day, or so it seems!  I persevered … … Continue reading

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Signs of Spring ..

.. in my garden …

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Our pool gets a face-lift

In desperate need of renovation ….   our 34 year old swimming pool ! Nearly empty .. Fresh new marbelite and mosaics … Let there be light !!!!!!    The original light hadn’t worked for probably 20 years!  Now we have a new one 🙂 Nice, … Continue reading

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