Monthly Archive: December 2016

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1/12 in 2016 – #2017 Outdo Yourself Reading Challenge

1/12 ? What’s that?   Do you remember a childhood story called ‘ 7 in one blow’ ? If I recollect correctly, this was the Grimm’s fairy tale of a tailor  who boasted that...

My skies of 2016 #Skywatch Friday 6

My skies of 2016 #Skywatch Friday

My best skies in 2016 #Skywatch Friday is my favourite blog hop because it was the very first blog hop I joined. At that time I didn’t know much about blog hopping or visiting...

4 reasons I am grateful for in 2016 #Gratitude Post 0

4 reasons I am grateful for in 2016 #Gratitude Post

4 Reasons to be grateful As the year draws to a close, I realise that I have a lot to be grateful for. In particular, I have four  major reasons to be truly grateful...

#Patience – My #Word of the Year #FridayReflections 6

#Patience – My #Word of the Year #FridayReflections

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7 ways to keep little ones busy after Christmas is over 4

7 ways to keep little ones busy after Christmas is over

7 ways to keep little ones busy after Christmas is over #Christmas is over but the #holidays are not The children have long eaten the  chocolate advent calendar  that kept them busy   busy...

My #Favourite posts of 2016 2

My #Favourite posts of 2016

Day is done ,Gone the Sun From the sea, From the Hills From the sky All is well Safely rest God is nigh I was reminded of this close of day Taps that we...

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These Circuses that Sweep the Landscape #Book Review

Life is a circus Have you ever wondered what it is like to be lost in a giant shopping mall? Have you ever watched in amazement as blue flames danced over a banana pudding...

What went wrong in 2016 16

What went wrong in 2016

What went wrong?   As I woke up this morning, it suddenly struck me that today is the second last Monday of 2016! The last 50 weeks have literally flown by. Of course there...

In my handbag #FridayReflections 6

In my handbag #FridayReflections

What will you find in my handbag today?   “Your face my Lord is like a book wherein men may read strange matters “ (Macbeth Act 1. Sc 5 ) Lady Macbeth could very well...

Flower Power – How to take better photographs 0

Flower Power – How to take better photographs

Do flowers make you happy? They definitely make me smile and cheer me up. But very often I find that my photographs of flowers are not as inspiring as they are in real life....

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