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Our Happiness Jar

January 9, 2017

Have you heard of a Happiness Jar? On New Year’s Eve, my husband and I took it in turns to read my happiness notes from 2016. It was the first year I kept a Happiness Jar (putting memories and happy thoughts in it almost daily throughout the year). It was fun to recap the year this […]

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Whilst selecting images for this month’s blog circle, it hit me. My girls are growing up. Fast. Woah! My mama-heart made me choose only photos of them to share with you for this round of Impressions. These are memories I hold dear to my heart. Enjoy.. [1] Toes, and upside down reading. Oh goodness, my heart flipped at […]

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An Image that Speaks Volumes ( a personal project ) Personal projects are a great adventure that often lead us through the most unlikely of paths. Our intention in starting this project is to hone our skills and see where this particular path takes us. We would love it if you joined us on this adventure. […]

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[1] Blijdorp Zoo, Rotterdam Haha! A new zoo exhibit :-D [2] Blijdorp Zoo, Rotterdam Another one to add to the collection of  Rebekka’s “growing taller” series! :-) [3] Meijendal Dunes, Scheveningen The wind was rustling all the leaves that day.. it was beautiful. [4] Meijendal Dunes, Scheveningen Such a pretty view, I photograph it often! This is a […]

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An Image that Speaks Volumes ( a personal project ) Personal projects are a great adventure that often lead us through the most unlikely of paths. Our intention in starting this project is to hone our skills and see where this particular path takes us. We would love it if you joined us on this adventure. […]

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[1] Scheveningen Beach, North of the pier A solo walk along the water’s edge is food for the soul. The waves lapping around my feet was lovely! Later that afternoon, I received a sunny photo of Belmont’s Blue Lagoon (Lancashire, UK) from my Dad, and then my brother sent one from Chorley (Lancashire, UK) too. This was […]

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