High tea

Saturday, 20 February 2021 Met my nephews and sister-in-law for high tea this afternoon. We all made goodies for the event, had lots of laughs and catching up – in person. It was amazing! Victoria cake, scones with strawberry preserves and cream, lemon cupcakes, soup and sandwiches…

Declutter and family time

Monarch butterfly on a sunflower. Photo of the day, 30 Aug 2020 ©WQuinn

Sunday, 30 August 2020 The morning started off with clear blue skies and sunshine. A nice change from the cold and rain yesterday. I started my morning off with a photo of my favourite sunflower: Sunflower. ©WQuinn 2020 It’s interesting, no fascinating really, to see the daily changes the sunflower makes. I will post comparison…… Continue reading Declutter and family time

It was a hot one!

Monday, 10 August 2020 Sweltering. Humid. Wet. Ugh. That pretty much sums up today. Here are a few pics from this morning and afternoon. First the foggy morning, followed by an afternoon thundershower. The day brightened up considerably when my two nieces arrived for a sleep over. They brought my favourite pooch, Zola, with them.…… Continue reading It was a hot one!

Well, wasn’t that a storm!

Friday, 17 July 2020 5 a.m.: A flash of lightening so bright, almost blinding. Followed by a clap of thunder loud enough to wake the dead. Three times. The third time I leaped out of bed, phone in hand to capture the sound, the light, the sensation. I almost tripped over the cats trying to…… Continue reading Well, wasn’t that a storm!