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Waiting – in Vain?

Waiting… for the waves to break over the breakwater… waiting in vain? There we stood… waiting… waiting for the waves to bounce over the breakwater. So, we waited… and waited… until we almost froze and my camera battery almost ran … Continue reading

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Life Diary – Day 12 – Monday Macro Moments

If I’m honest, macro’s play an important part in our lives, so… joining in with Irene’s Sunshine’s Macro Monday challenge is just fun! The good lady and me… we’ll stalk a flower, a butterfly, moth or other insect… to get … Continue reading

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Macro Monday – Sunshine = Butterflies!

I’m loving this Monday macro challenge set for us by Irene! Today I’ll go butterflies… why not? I love butterfly chasing… it means summer… outdoors and going for walks with my best friend. Yep… I’ve shared before, on my butterfly … Continue reading

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Monday’s Media Malaise…

I’ve been in communication with Hester who operates from the realm of never winter. Yep… down there in the subtropical KZ Natal, on the east coast of South Africa! Hester and family join me on the odd occasion, when I’m … Continue reading

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Friday Flapper… Blue…

I really enjoy getting pics of people taking pics. In this case, my good lady getting as close as possible to the Common Blue to get her shot. We were fortunate… the butterfly wasn’t in the least bothered with us… … Continue reading

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Flapper Friday – Neighbourhood special!

Yes, I know I usually do bird posts on Fridays… so, I’ll begin with this photo… just to prove I’m trying to stick with tradition… even if it’s my man-made tradition… I spotted this fella flying by… trailing a banner. … Continue reading

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Six Word Saturday Story – Not!

I was looking at the usual SWSS idea but wanted to use this photo. I was going to be cute and use the following words… Spain sucks – SUNNY Ireland is GREAT! Yep… it’s that time of the year when … Continue reading

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Friday Phone Fun!

Yes, yes… I know… phone isn’t with a “F” but it makes for a bit of alliteration, doesn’t it? Yep… so, there you have it. As I’ve often said, it’s my blog so I can do as I please! OK, … Continue reading

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