Wednesday, April 29, 2009

cherry blossoms and ducks

the cherry blossoms are out in full splendour, 
what joy!  mr. and mrs. duck send their greetings
on this auspicious occasion.

Monday, April 27, 2009


a feathered friend that we see on our morning 

garden gate

what is behind the garden gate at #34?

Saturday, April 25, 2009


at last, colour in the garden, the first tulip


friendly, they aren't

Friday, April 24, 2009


i escaped to the café for a cappuccino and 
enjoyed the view

Thursday, April 23, 2009

red post

i see this red post with a padlock every day, and
i wonder what purpose it serves

Wednesday, April 22, 2009

urban grey day

spring is emerging ever so slowly

transporter room

beam me up...

Monday, April 20, 2009


the joint is jumpin', 

Saturday, April 18, 2009


it takes years of benign neglect to achieve a truly
weathered look.  i find this form of relaxed paint 
maintenance gives character.

Friday, April 17, 2009

floral treatment

home from the shops, time for a cup of tea


Thursday, April 16, 2009

Wednesday, April 15, 2009

an exuberant display

the birds can be found at a small department store.
aren't they brilliant?

Monday, April 13, 2009

Sunday, April 12, 2009

Friday, April 10, 2009

Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Monday, April 6, 2009


a beautiful red line

Sunday, April 5, 2009

Saturday, April 4, 2009

Friday, April 3, 2009


shopping at the crunch for easter flowers

groceries not available here

Thursday, April 2, 2009

dill and parsley

on the kitchen window sill ready for use

Wednesday, April 1, 2009


i do not like clowns