Month: March 2015

The Red Door

Tibetans are not afraid of colour! You might think that this fabulous red door announces the portal to an ornate, multi story, structure. You’d be wrong. It’s a modest little house. A cottage by Western standards. Tibetans may not have wealth, nor even control of their own […]

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The Sea Monoliths

This is Hạ Long Bay, or Descending Dragon Bay in English. Legend says that the Gods sent a family of dragons to protect and assist the Vietnamese in defending their country. Magically, many rock mountains abruptly appeared on the sea causing the invading ships to strike the […]

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Church Of The Savior On Spilled Blood

On the surface, not the best name possible for such a decorative structure. This fabulous display of brightly coloured onion domes, glittering spires and mosaics deserves, I think, something less grim. It actually goes by several names in English tourist literature. Church of the Resurrection, Church of the Spilled […]

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Garden Walk

It’s a lovely thing, to walk a garden. It’s calming and rejuvenating. It can focus the thoughts and center the spirit. It can help with perspective; a quiet garden walk and you may find that huge problem you’re facing isn’t unmanageable after all. It doesn’t matter whether the […]

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The Greatest Thing You’ll Ever Learn

Eden Ahbez wrote the words, but it was Francis Albert “Frank” Sinatra who sang the words. It was the boy from Hoboken, New Jersey who made them famous and they are perfect words to post on this, our 15th wedding anniversary, day. buy the print

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Happy Gerbera

Part of the daisy family, named in honour of German botanist and medical doctor Traugott Gerber, available in a glorious range of colours and they make me happy. Enjoy your day:)

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