The Changing Seasons – April 2019

  It´s time again for the wonderful challenge The Changing Seasons hosted by my dear friend Su from Zimmerbitch!   This month is clearly dominated by one theme – flowers! April started with my beloved cactus showering me with its beautiful flowers! This cactus is a descendent from a plant that belonged to my great-grandmother, and is wellContinue reading “The Changing Seasons – April 2019”

The Changing Seasons – August/September 2018

  It´s time again for the wonderful challenge The Changing Seasons hosted by my dear friend Su from Zimmerbitch! Since I´ve missed out on August I thought I´d start with a few pics that I made then from the flowers on my balcony which were in full bloom and regularly visited from all sorts of bees, feasting onContinue reading “The Changing Seasons – August/September 2018”

The Changing Seasons – June 2018

  It´s time again for the wonderful challenge The Changing Seasons, invented by Max from Cardinal Guzman and now hosted by my dear friend Su from Zimmerbitch.   The month of June started with admiring beautiful Irises in a little park nearby. Unfortunately I forgot to reload the battery of my camera and after only one single shot it gaveContinue reading “The Changing Seasons – June 2018”

The Changing Seasons – April 2018

  It´s time again for the wonderful challenge The Changing Seasons, invented by Max from Cardinal Guzman and now hosted by my dear friend Su from Zimmerbitch.     Early this month the fountain season started again – there are about 270 fountains in Berlin!! So I went to one of my favorite fountains – the Wrangelbrunnen (Brunnen –Continue reading “The Changing Seasons – April 2018”

The Changing Seasons – March 2018

    It´s time again for the wonderful challenge The Changing Seasons, invented by Max at Cardinal Guzman and now hosted by my dear friend Su at Zimmerbitch.   Although Spring officially started this month, March decided not to take any notice of it and it was bitterly cold here throughout. On one of my walks I decided toContinue reading “The Changing Seasons – March 2018”

Pretty in Pink

  I´ve been busy photographing flowers this summer and now want to share some of them with you so you can have a look at them during the coming winter months whenever you feel like you need a reminder of the warmth and the beauty of nature, as I´m sure I will. Apart from theContinue reading “Pretty in Pink”

More Summer Companions: Shoes

  Last week I forgot something very important on my list of summer companions – shoes!!! Luckily two of my wonderful friends here – Osyth from Half Baked in Paradise and Ann from Muddling Through My Middle Age – mentioned them in their lovely comments in my last post and so I decided to quickly sketch the pairsContinue reading “More Summer Companions: Shoes”

Tiger Lily

    “Sometimes I think that maybe we are just stories. Like we may as well just be words on a page, because we’re only what we’ve done and what we are going to do.” – Jodie Lynn Anderson, Tiger Lily     Seeing tiger lilies blossom in my near-by park, always makes me thinkContinue reading “Tiger Lily”

Iris Day

Happy – Belated –  Iris Day!   I hope you had a lovely Iris Day yesterday! I´m sorry for not posting this accordingly but I´m currently having a bit of trouble with inflamed arm tendons and might skip a day or two this week of my self-imposed challenge in order to rest my arms aContinue reading “Iris Day”

Flower Power

I simply had to share this with you: one flower of my new hibiscus bush opened up today – isn´t it just beautiful?! 😀 I´m also adding one of my favourite songs of one of my favourite bands just because it also has some “flowers” in it and always makes me smile – sadly it´sContinue reading “Flower Power”