Category Archives: Family & Life

Macro Monday – More Fungi Close-Ups…

Last week I indulged in showing off a mushroom or two. So, why not do the same again today? Last week I showed off someone getting close and almost personal with the mushrooms… so, why don’t I do the same … Continue reading

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Friday Foto Fun – Friendly Family Frenzy…

I took this pic a few months ago… at a family gathering of note. He was the dashing sabre-rattler on the day… leading the charge! Yep… he exuded macho bravado… to the point of insisting on a blue weapon of … Continue reading

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Thursday Thought – Don’t Give UP!!

I’ve enjoyed Rainee’s blog for a number of years. I enjoy her thought provoking ideas and posts. Needless to say, over the years, it has lead me to comment on quite a few occasions. However, Rainee’s views have made me … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tunes – Money!

I’ve discovered so much about American currency since we returned from New York. I’m rapidly building a strategy for when we next visit… to find a few silver coins! So… here’s a pic of some of the change that made … Continue reading

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Macro Monday – Getting Close… and Personal

So… here’s a lighter moment to show how macro moments happen. There is a need to get close to the target… as demonstrated by this lady I spotted along the woodland walk. Look… see the intense concentration… there is definitely … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday – Treasure… at Rainbow’s End!

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Seaside Saturday Serenade…

Some weeks ago I went off on a month of “personal” diary posts… after reading one of Hester’s posts about the subject. You see… sometimes it is good that we set ourselves new challenges… it is also good that we … Continue reading

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Thursday Thoughts – Climate Change vs Personal Change

Who remembers the climate cooling Apocalypse warnings of the seventies? No? You too young? This image stayed with me for a very long time… until I worked out that it was all bull… just like the ozone hole hoax and … Continue reading

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