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Cee’s On the Hunt for Joy Challenge: Week 1 – Get Outside

🙂 On the Hunt for Joy Challenge: Week 1 – Get Outside Summer Joy These photos were taken last year in January at Balmoral Baths, Sydney, Australia. Although I can’t walk on the beach anymore, I enjoyed watching the young and … Continue reading

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Sunday Trees – 424 – Spotted Gum

https://beccagivens.wordpress.com/2019/12/29/sunday-trees-424/ Spotted gum,  an endemic Australian tree, is one of my favourites.  Its bark creates artwork that no artist can match. Well, that’s just my humble opinion. 🙂 Some close-ups… I was tempted to peel off some of the … Continue reading

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge – Basically Two Colours

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Basically Two Colors Merry Christmas! ❤ Red and green   Did you mail any Christmas cards this year?  ❤ Red and white   My husband has been in Emergency three times this year! May the hospital staff … Continue reading

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Cee’s Black and White Photo Challenge – Mufti and Pax

❤   Peace be with you ❤ ❤  (C) Copyright 2019 Irina Dimitric Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: All Sorts of Pets, Living to Stuff Animals to Pet Rocks

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge – White – White Carnation (haiku)

❤ I love carnations of all colours. White carnations symbolise innocence, pure love and good luck. This bunch was given to me by a dear friend. I think my friend sensed I needed a lot of good luck these days. … Continue reading

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Jacarandas (haiku) – FOTD Challenge, 28 November 2019

❤ G’day folks! It’s  a LOVELY sunny day in Sydney. Jacarandas are still mesmerising, but not for long. “Jacarandas sway Scattered petals on the ground Goodbye November! ”   Wishing you all a very happy Thursday! ❤   (C) Copyright … Continue reading

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Smoggy Day in Sydney – Haiku

❤ My heart goes out to the victims of devastating bushfires in Australia. The smog in Sydney today reached New Delhi levels. I had to keep the windows shut in the morning. Then I took a taxi, air-conditioned, luckily, to … Continue reading

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Growing Up In The 40s – Pre-War Years in Ljubljana – WWII

  Dear Readers, After four years I’m finally coming back to this memoir. I’d like to finish it while memories are still floating in my mind. At times I’m overwhelmed by panic that there isn’t much time left. I’m 84. … Continue reading

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Armistice Day, 11 November 2019 – My Book “Full Circle”

❤ Today, on Armistice Day, my heart turns with grateful thoughts to my father and all the brave men and women of the First World War who put their lives on the line for our liberty. I wrote this book … Continue reading

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Blue

Blue is one of my favourite colours. Today at Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia, I took this photo, which is only a small part of a huge mural. And a friendly reminder : Wishing you all good health! ❤ … Continue reading

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