I experimented with different elements in my background to emphasize certain features in my image, sharing the results with you.

Flowers & Bricks

As a lover of contrast in images, I was pleasantly surprised when I came across these bright blooms. The dull brown bricks made sure that the flower stood out.

One Lovely Blog Award!

I was not-so-recently nominated for the One Lovely Blog Award by the truly wonderful Jamie of Don't Give A Jam.

Pink Clusters

During my hiatus, I was able to take a multitude of pictures. One image that really stood out to me featured small, pink blooms clustered together.

Update: May 20, 2017

I'm back! I'll share a quick update on what happened while I was away, and provide some exciting news.

Update: April 21, 2017

I update my readers on post scheduling - and I promise it's for the best.

First Springtime Flowers

Although the arrival of Spring means that I'll be seeing flowers more and more, I was still surprised when I saw these purple blooms. The grass around the flowers was completely dead, yet the flowers were perfect.

The Girl with the Camera’s Photo Challenge: 500 visitors!

Want to get a chance to be featured on the site? Simply post an entry to a photo challenge to be entered. Rules and details inside. This challenge is now closed. Further information can be found at the bottom of this post.

In a Vase on Monday: Dip-Dyed Roses

Cathy at Rambling in the Garden started a series for gardening bloggers called 'In a Vase on Monday'. I'm not a gardening blogger, but I do post a lot of nature. I found a vase with these flowers, so I took a picture.


The rocks' variations in colour, shape and size on this patch of land added a sense of uniqueness. I simply had to take a picture.