It happens to me very often that I start to do something, but than something more interesting creeps up. So it was that day, while I was weeding the flower garden.
I cleaned off the garden from bindweeds. Suddenly Mia began to use them for masquerading herself as a fairy. That looked so beautiful, that I sprinted upstairs and catched my camera. We took many pictures, that was really funny. Unfortunately it was to late for weeding…..what a pity 😉
When I was a child, rainbows were something very special for us. Within my recollection we had no more than two or three rainbows a year.
But this year I think, it’s the year of the thunderstorms and the rainbows. Nearly weekly we have thunderbolts and afterwards a beautiful rainbow. I’m still fascinated by this, but when I say to my children: ” Look, this beautiful rainbow”, the first one says only “Oh”, the next one says in a bored tone “how nice” and the third one says… nothing.
After 15 minutes and more than 600 pictures, I could only capture two flashes. This one was the best.
Watch the whole series of pictures as a silent movie
After two month Winter, all-around only white and grey, this weekend we had the sun back. It was frosty, and the sun was shining from a beautiful blue sky, a perfect day for making some pictures outside.
Our two older children were still sleeping, and our youngest was by her grandma. So I embraced the opportunity and snatched my camera, jumped into my “Antarctic-boots” and trudged into the snow.
Here are some of my “first sunny weekend of this year” impressions:
It looks like little feathers.
Wood anywhere you look.
A part of a very long hiking trail, you can walk for many days through unspoiled wild countryside.
For making this picture, I waited about fifteen minutes absolutely immoveable, till my legs has gone sleep, but it paid off.
One day later we made a walk, it was so cold and windy, but Mia (our youngest) really wanted to ride bike, afterwards her face was nearly frozen. But then we had dainty home-baked banana-blueberries muffins, and everybody defrosted.