Tag Archives: Children’s literature

Wait A Minute… Yellow Figure?… That’s Me!

I don’t normally do multiple posts on a single day. And I certainly don’t normally do multiple posts on a single topic. But as soon as I hit the ‘Publish’ button on ‘Yellow(ish) Figure Selfie’ earlier, I suddenly had a … Continue reading

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Yellow(ish) Figure Selfie

This week’s photo challenge words are Yellow from Ailsa at Where’s My Backpack?, Figure from Sue at A Word in Your Ear, and Selfie from Cheri at the Daily Post. Unfortunately, at 3 ½ inches tall, I’m a bit small … Continue reading

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Hawaii Isn’t Hawaii Without A Luau (Or Two)

If you visit Hawaii, you absolutely have to go to a luau. It’s practically compulsory. In case you don’t know, a luau is a traditional Hawaiian feast, usually accompanied by entertainment. So you get food, music, hula dancing and Hawaiian … Continue reading

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Maui Pineapple Tour is Golden

So this week, in combing the photo challenges from the Daily Post, A Word in Your Ear and Where’s My Backpack?, I’m confronted with the words Object, Context and Dry. The Object I’ve chosen is a pineapple. The Context is … Continue reading

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Dreams & Memories – Toronto’s Ultimate Travel Show, 2014

This weekend, braving bitter cold and blowing snow, I ventured down to Toronto with Rich and Sue for this year’s Ultimate Travel Show at the Ricoh Coliseum. To be fair, I’ve got nothing against snow. And having recently returned from … Continue reading

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Woodland Juxtaposed

Wow! But finding pictures that combine multiple photo challenges gets harder and harder. Especially when the Daily Post throws out a word like Juxtaposition! Fortunately, Ailsa from Where’s My Backpack? and Cee from Cee’s Photography were a little kinder with … Continue reading

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Snorkelling in a Volcanic Vent

“It’s okay.” This was the informed opinion of a local, when we told him we were booked on a snorkelling trip out to Molokini crater the next day. Talk about damned by faint praise! He was clearly of a mind … Continue reading

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