Category Archives: Local Curiosity

Thursday Thought – 30 Day Creative Challenge?

So… this has me thinking… a 30 day creative (writing) challenge? Where did the idea originate? Well, click here to visit Rainee’s blog. Rainee is currently doing the challenge… and provided lists of tips and prompts, especially for folk who … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tunes – RAIN!

Yes, I know… I promised to do a Dinsdag Dinge post today but I got slightly carried away. Dries of de Wets Wild questioned if the folk here don’t go to the beautiful beaches around us. Well, we don’t mind … Continue reading

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Lens-Artists PC – Around the Neighbourhood…

I’ve shown you so much of our little town and surrounds, so… how do I do justice to Tina’s challenge this week? Well, why not show you a few quirky pics? Let’s begin with the cormorant roost, a photo of … Continue reading

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Wednesday Windows…

You up for a bit of fun? Well, why not join me and share a photo of a window or two? I mean… aren’t eyes said to be the windows of the soul? Well, then this old boat must have … Continue reading

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Blog Hopping – Monday Movement!

I have to admit… I spent quite a few hours this past weekend blog hopping! Yep, I’ve had time to devote to blogging so… as a few weeks ago I had way in excess of 2500 unread mails in the … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Almost!

Two days… two posts with the word almost in the title. Why? Because this post was supposed to be short and sweet … but I can’t place the photo without asking the questions. Why are we attracted to things that … Continue reading

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SAD Theory!

The first few years after arriving in Ireland weren’t easy. Especially the winters. How so? Well bringing a family from the warm southern hemisphere country of South Africa really impacted our lifestyle, especially in winter! Did I say especially in … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday – Sunrise Serenade

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