Photo-A-Day: June 20th 2017

There’s lots of flowers out at the moment. I can’t tell you what most of them are, because I’m not good with flower names… These ones are very pretty. There was a large bush covered in clumps of them. They looked as though they were growing in balls of flowers – a clump here, another…

Photo-A-Day: June 19th 2017

When my younger brother was very little he liked ladybirds. He may still like them, I haven’t asked. I remember that he used to have a ladybird nightlight – one of those ones that plugs into a socket in the wall. I think he might have had a ladybird backpack but I don’t remember for…

Photo-A-Day: June 18th 2017

Here’s the last picture of the lupins I’ve been sharing with you. And indeed this is the last photograph from my “stash” for this series, which means I need to get some new ones taken for this coming week. Tomorrow will be a particular challenge as I have a very long day at work. I…

Photo-A-Day: June 16th 2017

Have I mentioned recently how much I love my camera’s ability to zoom? Even just the point-and-click camera. These pretty flowers were on a slope right next to the metro line. I couldn’t exactly get close to them to take pictures. Okay, some people might have climbed on to the bank to take the pictures,…

Photo-A-Day: June 15th 2017

We’ve had a few very rainy days recently. The poor trees at the park (which I’d previously photographed) ended up losing quite a lot of the petals from their blossom in the process. As you can see in today’s picture, it ended up making what almost looks like a carpet of petals where they fell.

Photo-A-Day: June 14th 2017

One day late last week whilst the boys were napping and I was having a well-earned break I spotted this beetle on the balcony. I realise the picture doesn’t give much scale, but it was pretty large! It seemed to have slightly caught its leg as it was unable to get away from where it…