"The great gift of Easter is Hope." ~ Basil Hume. Happy Easter Everyone! On this Easter Weekend, the challenge from partner GC and me is our monthly Colour Challenge and for April the colour is EASTER YELLOW. As always the challenge is flexible, so please interpret in any way you wish – Words, Pictures, Poetry... Continue Reading →
"Lent comes providentially to reawaken us, to shake us from our lethargy." ~ Pope Francis. This Saturday the Weekend Challenge from partner GC and me is our monthly Colour Challenge and for March the colour is Purple, the church's colour for Lent. Lent 2021 – Wed, 17th February – Sat, 3rd April. As always, the... Continue Reading →
"Happy New Year! Tomorrow is the first blank page of a 365-page book. Write a good one." ~ Brad Paisley EDITORIAL COMMENT My partner Susan usually handles this weekend challenge. Unfortunately, she is still battling the lingering and often mutating effects of the COVID virus. Our prayers and best wishes go out to her and... Continue Reading →
"Be a Christmas tree... full of colours and twinkling lights, embrace the variations, stay beautiful from inside out and make the world a little more bright." ~ Anon￼. What colour is Christmas? This week our Weekend Challenge is our monthly colour challenge and for December, partner GC and I have chosen the colour Christmas, but... Continue Reading →
Hello November! - "To all those who are reading this, I really hope something good happens for you this month." - David Hedges. Our Weekend Challenge this week is our monthly colour challenge and for November partner GC and I have chosen the colour FLAME. The colour was chosen because in the UK Thursday the... Continue Reading →
"Calamine Lotion - for the relief of itching and simple skin irritations. Shake the bottle well before use - External use only." The Weekend Challenge from partner GC and me is our monthly Colour Challenge, and for September the colour is Calamine.
”The United Nations was set up not to get us to heaven, but only to save us from hell.” ~ Winston Churchill. This weekend is our monthly Colour Challenge, and today, the 4th July, partner GC and I have chosen the colour United Nations Blue. 1945 and the colour blue was chosen for the... Continue Reading →
"A red rose is not selfish because it wants to be a red rose. It would be horribly selfish if it wanted all the other flowers in the garden to be both red and roses." -- Oscar Wilde December's highlighted color challenge on Susan and my site is FLAMBOYANT RED. The familiar red and green... Continue Reading →