Friday, 19 March 2010

Twilight

One of the things that I love about blogging is that it causes me stop in the midst of a busy life and look for peace, beauty & interest in the everyday things around me. So that I can share them with you!
The light in the garden in the late afternoon at the moment is quite special.
I took just a few moments out to snap these shots.
Common little garden blooms rendered gorgeous by a setting sun.
And tonight, in my little bit of Australia, we spent the twilight watching a Teachers vs Year 12 cricket game.
An email was distributed before the game to the staff (of which my Sweetness is a member) to this effect: "Barracking is encouraged but we do ask that it be both age sensitive and relevant. For example, 'Have a go you baldy old git' would be quite appropriate"!
Year 12 won, but I have to say the old boys did not disgrace themselves! A really relaxing end to a busy week. Have a great weekend. Bloom x

14 comments:

  1. Lovely flowers! Thanks for sharing some beauty with us.

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  2. Beautiful flowers. I love the rose!
    Well done to all the "old boys" at the cricket!!

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  3. As always, your blooms are beautiful!

    Thank you for sharing them and slice of your life with us!

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  4. Beautiful blooms as always! Looks like the perfect weather for a twilight game of cricket.

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  5. Thank you so much for the wonderful photos you share! They are refreshing to my soul as winter continues its grasp on us!

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  6. Beautiful twilight photos! Looks like perfect weather to lounge around outside.

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  7. Lovely photos. I do like the shadows of the cricketers!

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  8. Lovely photos, sounds like a great way to spend the late afternoon/twilight. Love the staff email, good to see political correctness hasn't completely taken over yet!

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  9. Thank you for some tranquil time before I head into this busy weekend of cleaning/exercise and finally some sewing.
    Hope your weekend is more peaceful.

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  10. I do love all your beautiful flower photos. Thanks.

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  11. I love that about blogging too - it has really allowed me to enjoy things in a completely different way! That last photo is genius - I love it! :D

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  12. Olá, amiga!
    Conheci seu cantinho... amei!!!
    Lindo, criativo e acolhedor...
    Belas fotos, principalmente das flores...
    Um ótimo fim de semana!
    Beijinhos.
    Itabira - Brasil

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  13. I LOVE that afternoon sun on the garden. Love the salvia's - I have so many blooms at the moment. I'll have to take some time out today to snap some myself and share with you. Thanks

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