Tag Archives: Sunset

Weekly Photo Challenge: Ambience

This weeks photo challenge is Ambience. Unlike the northern hemisphere, we’re getting record breaking heat! Last night was the hottest night on record for 159 years. In parts of Australia, they were still at 30 degrees Celsius at mid night … Continue reading

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Hump Day Post: Postcard from Lake Macquarie

So, we’re in our last month of winter down under. I can see already that each morning the sun’s path is changing. We’re one month away from our spring equinox (September 23rd) and have been blessed with amazing sunsets during winter. Lake … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Look Up

This week Nancy Thanki has challenged us to Look Up and share what we see. So, I love sunsets and this one here was no exception. I also love lamp post – preferably wrought iron ones, but this old style caught … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Half-Light

Krista’s challenge for this weekend is to ‘Share a photograph inspired by a favorite poem, verse, story, or song lyric.’ Half-light, in-between past and present. Time to reflect the good deeds of the day and what could be improved tomorrow – … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: One Love

This week’s challenge has come at the perfect time for me! I’m currently reading ‘What I Know for Sure’  by Oprah Winfrey and one of the topics Oprah talks about, is Self-Love. It seems that if we are raised with any kind of … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Season

This week Jen has challenged us to, ‘share an image that embodies the world or the weather where you live.’ It’s definitely has been a long HOT summer down under this year. So, I’m sharing this sunset complete with bush fire in … Continue reading

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Hump Day Post: Beware :)

So, being in the middle of our summer, we’ve had some amazing hot days and what better way to see the day’s end than to take a walk on one of our nearby beaches. Wanting to enjoy the moment, I didn’t … Continue reading

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Hump Day Post: Sunsets

Today, I’m sharing a last-minute sun rays we had the pleasure of witnessing on our travels.  Although on this particular day, it didn’t look too promising, I love this capture with a ray of light in the background which I didn’t see … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Treat

It was hard for me to come up with a specific ‘treat’ as I feel I’ve had so many lately. When I stopped to think about it, a real treat has been watching the sun play with the colours of … Continue reading

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HDP: Travelling Around Australia, Week 31

When we left Brisbane, we headed for Springbrook National Park in the Gold Coast’s Hinterland of Queensland (QLD). The area was lush and green. We visited the Natural Bridge which didn’t have a great deal of water, but the National Park … Continue reading

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HDP: Travelling Around Australia, Week 24

So we’ve used Kununurra in Western Australia (WA) as a base for a week. It’s the final frontier of Western Australia before we head across the border to the Northern Territory (NT). A cruise along Lake Argyle and the Ord River was … Continue reading

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HDP: Travelling Around Australia, Week 23

So, it’s my birthday today and it’s not the same being in whoop whoop by ourselves instead of with family and friends 😦 We’re still in Western Australia (WA) and we’ve travelled through this state now for the last four months. … Continue reading

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HDP: Traveling Around Australia, Weeks 18 ~ 20

So, there’s been a lot on ‘nothing’ out there and most of the time, we’ve had little or no phone/internet coverage. So far, we’ve travelled just over 17,000 kilometres – it’s a BIG country out here! We left Exmouth and … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Symbol

This week Jen has challenged us to, ‘Share a symbol. You can choose something that is uniquely symbolic and relevant to you and share the story behind it.’ So, for this week’s challenge I’ve chosen the symbol of the sunset. … Continue reading

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WPC: On the Way

Michelle has challenged us this week to, ‘Show us something stunning others might have missed, or find some unexpected beauty in a mundane moment’ Today, we stopped at a rest area which had trees – nothing unusual about that, except … Continue reading

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