Archives for May 2011

May in bloom

  It’s been a fun, but busy week. Whenever the busyness of the christening, house guests, and (later) sick children stressed me out a bit, I snuck out into the garden, camera in hand, to soak up the peace and quiet. I learned a lot in those quiet moments. I played with the camera and got […]

calendar pages galore

I may not have posted them here, but behind the scenes I have still been working on my calendar pages each month, which means I have 3 new ones to show you today. February: March April With everything that’s been going on around here, the focus these last 3 months has been on getting the […]

Mama’s got a brand new toy

This is me checking out my new camera, a Nikon d5000. The photo is taken by Aoife. My focus for this year is to develop. And one of the things I really want to develop is my photography skills. Recently, my dear sweet husband fulfilled a long-term dream of mine and got me a DSLR-camera […]

Writing as healing

At the end of March, I had a medical emergency. I was set to go back to blogging after having Kirby, instead I ended up in hospital for a week with a badly inflamed and severely ruptured appendix. Not nice, let me tell you. I have never known pain like it. I have spent the […]