1) a day for getting out and about. 2) a day for visiting a lovely friend. 3) a day for attempting to learn new skills. 4) a day for trying to get the cousins to look the same way. 5) a day for almost achieving three sets of eyes open and looking towards the camera.A pretty good day.Summer 500: … Continue reading Five on Friday
Thanks to my recent travels, I have completed this year's Photography Scavenger Hunt list and no substitutions were required.In some cases I was able to find duplicates.Some images have been already posted here and some have been shared on facebook. But what follows is the definitive list for 2014.Numbers 8-14: #8: A tattoo on a person. … Continue reading Photography Scavenger Hunt | The Definitive List:8-14
Thanks to my recent travels, I have completed this year's Photography Scavenger Hunt list and no substitutions were required.In some cases I was able to find duplicates.Some images have been already posted here and some have been shared on facebook. But what follows is the definitive list for 2014.Numbers 1-7:#1: A sign welcoming people to … Continue reading Photography Scavenger Hunt | The Definitive List: 1-7
And so our time in beautiful Denmark is coming to an end.We have been overwhelmed by the generosity of our friends.We have been overawed by the beauty of the Danish countryside.We will leave with hearts that are full.Summer 500: 286.*Farvel is Danish for goodbye.
We dragged the four kids out for a walk after supper this evening and to make things a little more exciting, we dreamt up a scavenger hunt list.We had to find: bridge, blackberries, rabbits, deer, owl pellets, stinging nettles and flat stones.Only the deer and owl pellets eluded us.Summer 500: 287.
It appears that Danes are encouraged to fly their flag on special occasions - both national and familial. Our friend turns 45 today.To my alarm, his wife and eldest daughter counted out 45 candles for the cake.The Boy Child would have been all for calling the fire brigade, if he had seen it in its … Continue reading Danish Birthday Traditions
We're on Denmark's west coast. The island of Fano, to be exact. Where the place of life is slow. Where the shops close at lunch time on Saturdays, regardless of the numbers of tourists. Where you chat to your friends. Where you watch your child go off exploring with his friends, on their own. Where … Continue reading Slowing Down
1) when in Denmark.2) make use of the superb Guest Assistance Pass.3) go panning for gold.4) get soaking wet.5) seek out those thrills.Legoland in Denmark is amazing!The Boy Child's needs were catered for brilliantly.He had a fantastic day.Denmark, you're pretty wonderful.Summer 500: 294.
The Boy Child and I took the Tube to Tower Hill to see the Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Blood, an art installation in the moat of the Tower of London.I feel that any words of mine will be inadequate, so I'm going to let the images tell their own story.Summer 500: 299.
~ Grand Place, Brussels ~Zoom In | Zoom Out is Helena's idea and you can see more here.Summer 500: 310.