G’day, from a very hot springtime in Australia

As I am not travelling so far and wide this year I will be using my “memories” blog to record my activities closer to home. This is the first post for over a year but I hope to be around more often now.

Memories are made of this

garden experimental 004_3888x5184The year has flown by and past experiences are falling into the shadowy recesses of my mind. As I grow older the ability to remember the details of what happened and when grows dim.

We are encouraged to live in the now, savour the moment, and I do. Life is so busy and full of activity, but my aging brain struggles to recall the details of past happenings, and there has been quite a few (I think!!!)

Now what where they…

In my quest to try different artistic activities, with varying degrees of success, I have even stopped taking many photos. That reliable record of dates and things done.

Here are just a few of the sketches and paintings I have done during the past year…

So what about the “year of the artistic endeavour”? Oh my, that sounds rather pretentious. Well I’ve discovered I am definitely no Renoir or…

View original post 302 more words

Categories: travel | 10 Comments

Post navigation

10 thoughts on “G’day, from a very hot springtime in Australia

  1. Great post! Please read this simple memoir too, here: https://columntribe.wordpress.com/2017/10/23/a-break-from-everyday/

    Like

  2. Delighted to see and read this post from you Pauline, now to read it in full.. 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Such a delight today to see two of my favourite old blogging buddies turn up in the Reader – welcome back PP, good to see you and I shall make my way over to your other blog shortly. Currently got the Aussie family over here so it has been quite a hectic month so far!

    Like

    • Did you get to Australia to see the family over here? I’ve missed out on so much of my buddies news, will have to burn the midnight oil to catch up…

      Liked by 1 person

      • No. Middle son taken seriously ill so my summer was interrupted. They are over here now, so that’s good. They are getting married in New Zealand at the end of Feb but I’m not sure I can face such a long flight. I am still keen to visit WA in spring next year .

        Like

  4. as we head into fall and i look forward to the cooler weather

    Like

  5. going to see the rest of the post now – but I was just thinking of you this week – and so nice to see your blog pop up

    Like

I love to receive comments, maybe we could start a conversation.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog at WordPress.com.

Out an' About

Loving Life On and Off the Tracks

Jill's Scene

A small town take on the big, wide world

olddogsnewtruck

putting down roots in Maine

Lucid Gypsy

Come away with the raggle taggle gypsy-o

Tish Farrell

Writer on the Edge

Postcards from Ian and Margaret

We are a couple of retirees, I started this blog as record of our caravan trips. However I have expanded it to include other travel adventures.

Zeebra Designs & Destinations

An Artist's Eyes Never Rest

suesilver

poems, commentary and photography

Look Up At The Sky

Stay close to anything that makes you glad - living with a spinal cord injury

The Sacred Cave

Slowing down to notice the present moment...

Igor Bilek

"Life is an adventure, not a package tour" ~ Eckhart Tolle ~

The Daily Post

The Art and Craft of Blogging

Where's my backpack?

Romancing the planet; a love affair with travel.

fulltimelayabout

Photos of my home town

Belle Grove Plantation Bed and Breakfast

Birthplace of James Madison and Southern Plantation

ishooteditnblog

Every picture has a story to tell

Memories are made of this

I need photos to keep my memories alive

soitgoes1

Just another WordPress.com site

%d bloggers like this: