Gin & Flowers

My friend and I share a love for gin. When he told me about this Aussie gin from the Margaret River in Western Australia, of course I had to try it. I picked up a bottle for him for his birthday and it was delicious – one of my favourites. It has typically Australian botanicals…

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Lavender Roses

The lavender rose is often a sign of enchantment and love at first sight. Those who have been enraptured by feelings of love and adoration have used lavender roses to express their romantic feelings and intentions. I picked up some lavender roses from a little local grocery store on the weekend and took some time…

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F(rose)n in Time (2)

As I mentioned in my last F(rose)n post, I took a lot of photos of those roses in ice, so here are some more. These shots give you some more details of the ice itself, which fascinated me. I’ll start with two sets of colour vs monochrome. There are a lot more I’d like to…

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F(rose)n in Time (1)

Last weekend, we had a public holiday on Monday for Labour Day and my friend Julie invited me to join her in her studio for a mystery photo shoot. “Bring your camera and a sense of adventure,” she said. Julie had prepared a series of awesome little workstations for us to photograph. My favourite was…

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Five Minutes with a Pink Posey – RegularRandom

On Friday morning, I stubbornly pulled out my camera to take some photos of this gorgeous pink posey, sent to me by the lovely Lucile, all the way from Amsterdam to Melbourne (courtesy of FlowersAcrossMelbourneย which is also FlowersAcrossAustralia). It’s my first time holding the camera since surgery 10 days prior. It wasn’t easy, but I…

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Imperfect Perfection

I couldn’t resist posting these rosebuds. I almost didn’t, because they aren’t perfect, they are covered in little bits of debris, most likely from a bug. But I thought, well none of us is perfect, so why not? Thanks again to Robin from Reflections for my Soul and Pauline from Gypsy Life for nominating me to join the…

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