31 March 2008


Originally uploaded by dingerthetwinger
Des can you answer this query? click on the pic to find the question

Street photography

30 March 2008

I needed more light for this one!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Leos Anniverary

Tonight we had a lovely family get together to remember a sad and tragic event 4 years ago
We all got together and had a really nice family evening
My blog was discussed so I believe my post count will escalate after tonight!!!!
guys if you take a peek don't forget to leave a comment(not anonamously)

here are some of the candid pics

29 March 2008

Paws to wash

Dougle had a lovely bath on Thursday He just loves to be pampered
Prompt 89
"Right now is a good time."
Tote Yamada
Right now is a good time, to start something new, to hug someone in need, to take time to relax. What will you do right now

28 March 2008

The light was much better yesterday when I took these

Photography Lesson

I learned a valuable lesson this week in my pursuit of becoming a decent photograper.
It doesn't matter how co-operative,how attractive the models are if the light is not right you will not get awesome shots

27 March 2008

  • Prompt 87
    “A habit cannot be tossed out the window; it must be coaxed down the stairs a step at a time.”
    Mark Twain - humorist, lecturer, author
    Lets look at our habits, the good and the bad!

25 March 2008

OK the photo shoot I planned today with DH'S nephew and family did not go to plan I had hoped to take shots feeding the ducks at a local lake no go-- cloudy overcast and drizzle all daySo had to resort to indoors and their cat one of the planed props refused to cooperate
Prompt 85
“Put your ear down close to your soul and listen hard.”
Anne Sexton - poet, writer
Take time out today to listen to your heart, listen to your family and loved ones

Back garden bloom.

Back garden bloom.
Originally uploaded by descoolio hughes
a lovely pic Des took in his back garden

24 March 2008

23 March 2008

And another pic from Poland

A little treat I prepared for my darling hubby earlier just cos it is Easter Sunday!!!

Easter Sunday

Having fun with Aideens pics

22 March 2008

Easter Saturday

Had a nice chat today with the lovely Patricia Hya Chester!!!!!!!!!

Bitterly cold outside lovely and cosy in our house have a look at my company and how relaxed they are

Prompt 82

"Gold Always believe in your soul Youve got the power to know Youre indestructable Always believe in,because you are Gold"

Spandau Ballet

19 March 2008

Prompt 79
"Ebony and ivory live together in perfect harmonySide by side on my piano keyboard, oh lord, why dont we? We all know that people are the same where ever we goThere is good and bad in evryone,We learn to live, we learn to giveEach other what we need to survive together alive."
Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder

18 March 2008

People Imagery

I have started a new on line photography class called People Imagery
Below is my first assignment
we were asked to take head and shoulder shots of a child the ides was to show that the photo shoot be relaxed and happy
DH's nephews two little girls were happy to oblige both were great models and laughed and giggled all the way through

17 March 2008

Prompt 77
"When you try your best, but you don't succeedWhen you get what you want but not what you needWhen you feel so tired but you can't sleepStuck in reverse?When the tears come streaming down your faceWhen you lose something you can't replaceWhen you love someone but it goes to wasteCould it be worse?Lights will guide you home,And ignite your bones,And I will try to fix you,

"Fix You - Cold Play

These lyrics make me thankful for all I have got!!

16 March 2008

Prompt 76
"I like what I see when I'm looking at me, when I'm walking pass the mirror"
Mary J Blige
You are that person in the mirror, start loving that person!

Flickr: Photos from rosebud25

Flickr: Photos from rosebud25

15 March 2008

And yet more Krakow Pics

St Patricks Day in AYR

My DS and DIL who live in Ayr are having some friends round today and look how they have decorated the table front door and mirrors
Great isnt it!!
The menu includes irish stew, champ, cabbage and bacon
green jelly and Irish cheeses
Have a guinness on me folks
Prompt 75
“Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility.”

Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906-1945), pastor, theologian, German Resistance fighter in World War II

Responsibilitiy in all our lives is important. Our scrapbooking is a responsibility to preserve our
memories for future generations. What responsibility in your life is most important?

14 March 2008

Some more Krakow pics

Just to prove I was up at 5AM

Prompt 74
"The highlight of my childhood was making my brother laugh so hard that food came out his nose."
Garrison Keillor
What makes you laugh so hard? What are some of your fondest childhood memories? Journal these memories

13 March 2008

Krakow shots


Hey promised pics
I took over 300 in krakow but not one has the wow factor I was aiming for but anyway here is a flavour of Krakow