The eyes have it

‘The eyes are the window to the soul’. Not sure where the phrase comes from but it is certainly true that we use our eyes for more than looking with. They can indicate mood, health and when it comes to their colour, they can direct our fashion and make up choices. Look at this pair of sparklers! They say – awake, […]

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Red Letter Days

Over at Sticky Fingers, the theme for the Gallery this week is World Photo Day. We have to show what we were doing yesterday. Well, I travelled up North to see a dear friend Jane Hewitt. She is a very talented photographer who has just published her first book ‘Learning through a lens’. It is a fabulous book that is not […]

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The Lads!

Over at the Gallery today, Tara wants to see ‘My view right Now’. Well those of you who are riveted to the on-going story (it’s not a saga yet!) about the various works taking place at ours (see ‘Trapped!‘) will be interested to see what this morning has brought. Meet Ian and Nick. As you can see they are well into […]

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The Great Outdoors!

The theme over at the Gallery this week is the Great Outdoors. When I read that, I heard the theme from the Big Country (see below!) but when I thought about it, outdoors does not have to be massive to be great! Elephant rhubarb at Chartwell, Kent Broadstairs Beach and harbour from the top Esplanade, Kent I think these are pears. […]

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A Younger Me?

Over at the Gallery this week, the theme is ‘A Younger Me’. I haven’t taken part in this fabulous meme for AGES! Now, a number of people on seeing photos of my wonderful, gorgeous grand daughter tell me they can see a likeness with me! Really? What do you think? Do make sure you pop over to Sticky fingers to […]

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Yellow for the Gallery

Those of you who are regular visitors to Julia’s Place will know about my passion for daffodils. They are my very favourite flower!! Over at Sticky Fingers, Tara is asking for pictures with the theme of ‘Yellow’. Well, simples! However, these are not supposed to be at the end of my garden. I have posted before about my raised beds […]

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