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Love This Life for CAS Colours & Sketches


This week at CAS Colours & Sketches, it’s a sketch challenge – here’s what Stef came up with:

I really like this sketch layout – sometimes I do struggle to interpret them, but Stef has confirmed we can use other shapes (although need to take the differing sizes into account) and I found that an idea came into my head quite quickly: 138 more words

Stampin' Up

Travels 2016: Kuala Lumpur

It’s probably difficult to believe, but after cold and rainy Hanoi, we were very much looking forward to some tropical sunshine in Malaysia’s capital city. It was a flying visit really, a stop in between Vietnam and Bali, and a homecoming for my travel buddy who is half-Malaysian, but we tried to pack as much as we could into our two night visit and I really enjoyed our short but sweet stay. 203 more words


Wallace Desert Gardens - Part 4 - Wrapping it up 

Last post of the beautiful gardens that were known as the Wallace Desert Gardens. These photos are the random favorite ones of mine that don’t fit into my previous categories. 62 more words


Healing at the Bronx's Botanicals

By Michael Dobuski

Santeria is an Afro-Caribbean religion born out of Cuban slave culture in the early sixteenth century. It mixes traditional aspects of the Yoruba religion of old Nigeria with Catholic elements, making it a “syncretic” religion. 812 more words


My Rockhampton

Last year, 2015 was a slow year for me, it meandered on with little direction and felt some what a little lost inside it at times. 493 more words


Atlanta Botanical Garden asks court to dismiss gun-rights suit

A lawyer for the Atlanta Botanical Garden on Monday asked Georgia’s highest court to reject a lawsuit that contends the garden cannot order people carrying guns to leave the property even if they have valid licenses to carry weapons. 343 more words


Happy Sunday! 

In my garden there is a large place for sentiment. My garden of flowers is also my garden of thoughts and dreams. The thoughts grow as freely as the flowers, and the dreams are as beautiful. 23 more words