Category Archives: Nature

Natural Beauty: Autumn Colours

Autumn colours

  It is coming into Autumn in Australia. Living in Brisbane, Australia is such a wonderful lifestyle.  The weather is good with sunshine year round and the winters are mild.  However, I sometimes would love to live in a place where the seasons are more defined. I do love Autumn in Brisbane because there is a feeling of ‘softness’ and… Read more »

Colours and their meanings

Colours and their meanings

What is your favourite colour?  Do you have one? My darling grandson Ethan who is almost 3 years old started singing the rainbow song to me last week. You know the one: ‘red & yellow & pink & green, purple & orange & blue…..’ We were reading a book about colours and one page had the rainbow and so he… Read more »

8 Things I love about Summer in Australia

Summer in Australia

Living in Sunny Queensland, Summer in Australia is a time for the outdoors, long lazy days, bbq’s and the beach!  It is holiday time where we celebrate Christmas and the New Year and the school holidays last for six weeks!! I wanted to share with you some of the things I love about Summer in Australia Christmas & New Year… Read more »

Jacarandas are blooming

Jacarandas are bloomng

I love Springtime where I live in sunny Queensland, Australia and I especially love the Jacarandas when they are in full bloom during the months of October and November. They instantly say springtime and make a colourful display with their purple-blue flowers. Jacarandas The Jacaranda is a native tree and can be found in tropical and subtropical regions of Central… Read more »