Category Archives: france

Getting on with life but never forgetting….

As the remnants of the delicious meal are cleared away on my flight home from London to Melbourne, the soul-lifting tunes of Vance Joy filling my head, the massage chair gently pummelling my lumbar region, maybe it’s the Macedon Ranges … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Orange

 Over the past 4 weeks I have traveled for work to San Diego, Sydney, Nice and Monaco via Dubai and London. I love to watch the sunrises and sunsets in the places I find myself, and of course to … Continue reading

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Letting go of 2014

In stark contrast to how I felt on the last day of 2013, I have had a great struggle with letting go of 2014. Twelve months ago I thought that 2014 would be the year that I would bounce right … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Converge

I love the glass pyramid at the Louvre in Paris, with its lines that converge at the top, and the cobblestones that seem to lead to the main entrance. It seems fitting that this was the place for our family … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Achievement

Life would be dull without our dreams and goals; their achievement so sweet and satisfying. It had been a lifelong dream to visit Claude Monet’s garden at Giverny, France. This dream was fulfilled in the spring of 2011, with a … Continue reading

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