lens-artists photo challenge #113 – a labour of love

A truly beautiful theme/tropic that  Bert and Rusha have opened their guest playground with. A labour of Love! I worked as a chef for or nearly 40 years and in the end, I became a pretty good one too. My profession … Continue reading

cee’s fun foto challenge – man made

“I take the same picture twice. First, with my heart, then camera.” Biju Karakkonam “A baby makes love stronger, the days shorter, the nights longer, savings smaller, and a home happier. Unknown I don’t think there is anything more lovely … Continue reading

cce’s fun foto challenge – sense of tasting

“We are making photographs to understand what our lives mean to us.” Ralph Hattersley “If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.” J.R.R. Tolkien Khachapuri – the decadent and … Continue reading

quarantine dinner – “primavera” pasta with salmon, peas and spinach

  I had light COVID-19 symptoms for the last 6 days now. I don’t have a clue if I have the virus or something else – but the symptoms are all over the place … and light, have been waiting … Continue reading

lens-artists photo challenge #93 – morning

I don’t really adapt very well to COVID-19, except when I’m going out and about. What helps me through my anxiety and fear, is my travel memories … and the foresight for the travelling I hope it’ll be able to … Continue reading

tuesday photo challenge – junk

Junk …. I just love junk if it comes in the shape of a great burger and I never feel guilty enjoying one neither. “The journey of a thousand pounds begins with a single burger” Chris O’Brien An absolute delicious … Continue reading

things we did in istanbul (part II)

“People were right when they say there is no other place on earth as beautiful looking as Istanbul.” Chateaubriand … first full day in Instanbul we woke up to sunshine, gorgeous!!! With our apartments did it come to breakfast, which … Continue reading

table for 3 in szczecin

… in August this year was I visiting Szczecin (Stettin) for 5 nights together with Ann Christine@LEYA and her husband Lars … for this year’s The Pyromagic International Fireworks Festival. An event I had come across on the internet by accident … Continue reading

the best of gdańsk … this time (II)

… so back to Gdansk with temperamental weather and very sore feet. Best event – Sukhishvili Georgian National Ballet  (https://sukhishvili.net/about-us/), the main reason that I visit Gdańsk this time. When I visit Tbilisi over Christmas last year I hoped that … Continue reading

a photo a week challenge: what’s for dinner

Thank you, Nancy…. for this week you played it straight into my hands (a retired chef), but also given me a headache …. what I’m going to serve????!! “Chicken Tagine with Bacon, Sweet Potato,  Mini Onions, Prunes and Cinnamon” It … Continue reading