Good Day: 2 December 2021

Good day friends,

WOW what an productive morning. Got up at 3:20am left home at 3:55am. Arrived at location for sunrise photo at 5:00am. Was disappointed because it did not look as good as the first time I saw it. I then decided to drive on and see if I can find another composition…

We did not have Breakfast at Dassiesfontein because when we drove past it the sign said it only opens 8:30am. We decided to drive on and find some more compositions. Well the Overberg did not disappoint. I have never been to Greyton and when I saw the turnoff I made an impulse decision to go and have a look.

All that I can say is WOW. It is a beautiful little town with so much character and friendly people. I will need at least a day or two just to capture this small town, a week maybe if I want to capture the surroundings.

Dad and I drove through the town and stopped at Via’s Stay Eatery & Roastery for breakfast. The friendly staff made us feel right at home. I asked permission to take some photos inside the Restaurant for my Tourism photography part of the assignment.

I talked to a few locals of Greyton and asked about the town and what time of year is Greyton at its most beautiful. They told me anytime from August to mid October before the farmers start harvesting. I will definitely have to go back to capture some scenes in Autumn (March to May), I can just imagine the area in Autumn colors it must be amazing. I will also go back late Winter to mid Spring (August to mid October),then all the canola fields and wildflowers will be in bloom….

If I go on like this I will have a very busy schedule next year. Somewhere I must find the time to do some one to one workshops also….

When we left Greyton it started raining and well I have a few photos in the memory bank. Now I just need to remember….

We arrived home at 1:30pm, and I am tired. Willow will not leave my side. While I was shooting, I did think of her and picked up a few broken branches for her to play with….

According to the weather forecast, we are having another beautiful cool and windy Summers day. With a maximum temperature of 19°C and winds up to 28 km/h.

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On my To-Do List for today.

  • Mountain and Hills Photography roadtrip to Caledon.🚗🌄 ✔
  • Download and back up Photos taken on trip✔✔
  • Go through photos
  • Prepare Dinner.

Thank you for all your support and for taking the time to look at my posts. I am truly grateful for every view, like, and comment I receive.

Well I am off to bed for a hour or so nap, have a wonderful day.

🤗Big Virtual Hug 🤗

Coreen

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Good Day: 1 December 2021

Good day friends,

Well Christmas season has arrived. Hope you are all still healthy. I had such a good nights rest after yesterdays shoot.

I had a look at the photos yesterday, and some of them I can’t even figure out what I tried to capture. Will go through it again today with fresh eyes.

I will also have to finalize plans for our Mountain and Hills Landscape Photography outing for tomorrow morning. Dad said he will accompany me, he asked if we can go to Dassiesfontein Farmstall near Caledon for breakfast after all we are going to be in the vicinity.

Dad loves to travel and I think I get my love for travel from him. I love traveling with my dad. We approach a roadtrip the same way. We are always stopping to take photos and like to drive all the backroads.

Today I am editing and listen to Pure Radio, imagining that I am in Scotland….

According to the weather forecast, we are having another beautiful warm and windy Summers day. With a maximum temperature of 23°C and winds up to 36 km/h.

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On my To-Do List for today.

  • Edit Grand Tour Of Scotland 2019
  • Choose Three Woodland photos for assignment
  • Finalize Mountain and Hills Photography roadtrip to Caledon.🚗🌄
  • Go to Supermarket for fresh produce.
  • Prepare Dinner.

Thank you for all your support and for taking the time to look at my posts. I am truly grateful for every view, like, and comment I receive.

Well I am off to the shops friends, have a wonderful day.

🤗Big Virtual Hug 🤗

Coreen

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Good Day: 30 November 2021

Good day friends,

I hope everyone had a good nights rest and are ready for the day. I woke up with a grateful heart. I am healthy, alive and doing what I love.

I had a very busy morning that is why I am only writing my post now. Well somewhere in the world it is still morning….

I got up at 6:00, got dressed and put out the trash. Willow followed me and was super excited. Every time I tell her that she must stay home she started talking to me and jumping around like a bouncing ball. It was raining and I decided to take her for a quick drive to fill the car and we ended up at Boland Dog park. Willow was the only one there and we had the whole park to ourselves. The only mad ones walking around in the rain…. When we got home Willow knew something was still going to happen, she did not want to get out of the car. I then walked inside like always and she followed.

After I gave her some treats I left for Majic forest to capture some woodland photos for my assignment. It was supposed to be cloudy and raining but as soon as I got there it was sunny with a few clouds in the air…. I took 256 photos I hope I can use 3 of them for my assignment. I did spot some compositions but the light was to harsh. Will have to get there earlier in the morning. I was suppose to be there at 7:00 when they open the gates but Willow happened…. It is my own fault. I spend a whole three hours and one minute at Majic Forest and I only walked 3.71km.

If you look at the map in detail, it looks like a child trying to color. Or like my dad said, look like I was on a sugar high running around spotting something here, then there and then over there and it continued until I ran out of sugar. And it was something like that. I saw a lot of compositions, but some just did not pan out because of too harsh light. But that gives me the opportunity to go back and take them at a later time.

I wanted to take photos with my phone with every composition, but I got so distracted that I completely forgot about my phone. Taking photos in Majic forest is not that easy especially on the routes where the mountain bikers are allowed to cycle. A few times I was just set up and ready to take the photo then a cyclist comes around the corner and I have to grab my tripod and get out of the way…. The one shot I had to set up twice before I had enough time to take the photo….

First composition taken with phone angle 1
First Composition taken with phone Angle 2
My route according to the phone screen
Part of my route enlarged…

According to the weather forecast, we are having another beautiful, cool and windy Spring day. With a maximum temperature of 22°C and winds up to 18 km/h.

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On my To-Do List for today.

  • Woodland Shoot
  • Download and go through photos of shoot
  • Prepare Dinner.

Thank you for all your support and for taking the time to look at my posts. I am truly grateful for every view, like, and comment I receive.

Well I am off to the shops friends, have a wonderful day.

🤗Big Virtual Hug 🤗

Coreen

Good Morning: 29 November 2021

Good day friends,

I hope everyone had a good nights rest and are ready for the day. I woke up with a grateful heart. I am healthy, alive and doing what I love.

I had a very quite weekend, I edited, watched YouTube videos, scheduled some posts and watched Christmas movies with Morné. I love Christmas movies and honestly I can watch it everyday of the year.

According to the weather forecast, we are having another beautiful, cool and windy Spring day. With a maximum temperature of 22°C and winds up to 21 km/h.

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On my To-Do List for today.

  • Edit
  • Schedule posts
  • Prepare for tomorrows Woodland shoot
  • Make Meadow Cream for Christmas.
  • Prepare Dinner.

Thank you for all your support and for taking the time to look at my posts. I am truly grateful for every view, like, and comment I receive.

Well I am off to the shops friends, have a wonderful day.

🤗Big Virtual Hug 🤗

Coreen

Good Morning: 27 November 2021

Good day friends,

Yesterday was very busy and I am still a bit shaken by yesterday afternoon.

Yesterday morning Dad and I went shopping. The shop was not that busy, but the isles was packed with boxes making it difficult to move and pass other trolleys.

We got home, I unpacked and drank coffee and had a late breakfast.

Then I decided I am going to make myself a new watermark. Please let me know what you think.

Black for light backgrounds
White for dark backgrounds

Yesterday afternoon on my way to Stellenryk Park for a shoot, I had a very close call. A idiot in a Blue BMW drove behind me, he changed lanes and just as he passed me he cut in front of me and braked. I had to brake real hard on a wet, downhill road at 60 km/h. Just as I was going to hit him he turned off. I was so shaken up I had to pull of the road to calm down, I sat there for 15 minutes. When I got to Stellenryk Park I was still shaking and could hardly put my camera on my tripod. I did not get the photo I had envisioned….

Stellenryk Park, Stellenryk, Cape Town, South Africa

According to the weather forecast, we are having another beautiful, cool and windy Spring day. With a maximum temperature of 22°C and winds up to 32 km/h.

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On my To-Do List for today.

  • Edit
  • Schedule posts
  • Watch woodland photography videos

Thank you for all your support and for taking the time to look at my posts. I am truly grateful for every view, like, and comment I receive.

Well I am off to the shops friends, have a wonderful day.

🤗Big Virtual Hug 🤗

Coreen

Good Morning: 26 November 2021

Good day friends,

How are you all on this beautiful warm Friday morning?

I got up early this morning. It is going to be a hot day and they say we can expect thunderstorms. I have a photo visualized and if the clouds play along I will take it today.

It is Black Friday and dad and I are heading to the shops in a few minutes. I did not plan anything else for today. I went to bed with a headache and got up with one.

Yesterday while playing with Willow, I stepped in a hole she dug and we forgot to fill it with sand. I twisted my ankle and it kept me up last night. Today is going to be very interesting with all the walking….

According to the weather forecast, we are having another beautiful, Windy Spring day. With a maximum temperature of 31°C and winds up to 21 km/h.

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On my To-Do List for today.

  • Shopping
  • Take Photo
  • Prepare dinner

Thank you for all your support and for taking the time to look at my posts. I am truly grateful for every view, like, and comment I receive.

Well I am off to the shops friends, have a wonderful day.

🤗Big Virtual Hug 🤗

Coreen

Good Morning: 25 November 2021

Good day friends,

How are you all on this beautiful sunny and warm Thursday morning?

🦃Happy Thanksgiving to all my American Followers, wishing you a blessed day.🦃

I got up early this morning. It is going to be a hot day and I wanted to do as much as I can before the heat. After I finished my chores I sat in the garden enjoying the sounds of nature and all the traffic….

The grass is also coming along great. We filled all the holes Willow dug and the grass is busy pushing through.

According to the weather forecast, we are having another beautiful, Windy Spring day. With a maximum temperature of 30°C and winds up to 40 km/h.

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On my To-Do List for today.

  • Schedule posts
  • Water Garden
  • Edit
  • Prepare dinner

Well, that is it for now friends. Thank you for all your support and for taking the time to look at my posts. I am truly grateful for every view, like, and comment I receive.

Have a fabulous day.

🤗Big Virtual Hug 🤗

Coreen

Good Morning: 24 November 2021

Good day friends,

How are you all on this beautiful sunny and windy Wednesday morning?

I got up at 5:20am this morning, got dressed and made Morné and myself coffee in our travel mugs. Willow did not leave my side. She knew something was on. Before we left I had to go to the bathroom and Willow did not like that one bit. She was moaning at me the whole time.

It was a breeze getting to Sonstraal Dam this morning hardly any traffic. We had a lovely walk and Willow was very good. We walked 5km this morning, I extended our route this morning to include Vygeboom Dam.

According to the weather forecast, we are having another beautiful, Windy Spring day. With a maximum temperature of 27°C and winds up to 29 km/h.

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On my To-Do List for today.

  • Take Willow for a walk and do some exploring
  • Do Laundry
  • Edit
  • Prepare dinner

Well, that is it for now friends. Thank you for all your support and for taking the time to look at my posts. I am truly grateful for every view, like, and comment I receive.

Have a fabulous day.

🤗Big Virtual Hug 🤗

Coreen

Good Morning: 23 November 2021

Good day friends,

How are you all on this beautiful sunny Tuesday morning?

I got up at 6:15am this morning, got dressed, put out the garbage bin, gave Spyker,Poplap, and the plants in the sunroom water and food. Made myself and Morné a nice cup of coffee and we sat in the garden and enjoyed our coffee, while we planned our mini greenhouse.

Today I will be getting in my steps between the office and the front gate. To check on the garbage bin every 45 minutes or so.

According to the weather forecast, we are having another beautiful, Windy Spring day. With a maximum temperature of 26°C and winds up to 32 km/h.

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On my To-Do List for today.

  • Edit
  • Prepare dinner

Well, that is it for now friends. Thank you for all your support and for taking the time to look at my posts. I am truly grateful for every view, like, and comment I receive.

Have a fabulous day.

🤗Big Virtual Hug 🤗

Coreen

Good Morning: 22 November 2021

Good day friends,

How are you all on this beautiful sunny and Windy Monday morning?

I got up at 6:00am this morning, got dressed, got the broom and started sweeping my office, room, sunroom and bathroom. Willow was lying on the bed supervising.

It was lovely and cool outside when I went to give the birds water and fill the feeders. One of these days I will be enjoying my morning coffee in the garden on the days that I am not out scouting. Getting up earlier these days which gives me about an hour to spend on myself in the mornings… In the past I got up around 7:00am, did my morning tasks and then go to the office between 7:45am to 8:15am.

According to the weather forecast, we are having a beautiful, Windy Spring day. With a maximum temperature of 23°C and winds up to 29 km/h.

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On my To-Do List for today.

  • Edit
  • Go to pharmacy and shop.
  • Prepare dinner

Well, that is it for now friends. Thank you for all your support and for taking the time to look at my posts. I am truly grateful for every view, like, and comment I receive.

Have a fabulous day.

🤗Big Virtual Hug 🤗

Coreen

Good Morning: 21 November 2021

Good day friends,

How are you all on this beautiful sunny Sunday morning? I am sorry I did not say good morning yesterday, but we had a very early start and by the time we got home I was sooo tired I could hardly even download the few photos I took.

We got woken by Ogies at around 6:00am this morning like every other morning for the past week.

Yesterday morning, Willow seemed so sad because we are going out without her. When we got home I did a walk around to see if Willow was naughty, and she was a very good girl. We decided that we are going to take her out this morning to Sonstraaldam for a nice walk.

We had a lovely 3 km walk and even Willow was happy to get back in the car. She had so much exercise chasing all the Helmeted Guineafowl. While trying to hold her back I got some needed exercise too. Over lockdown I have gained a few Kilograms and I want to get rid of them again. It will just make my life easier and also will be good for the blood pressure.

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In the past I have always been very attentive and observant. But since I have been watching all the videos, and studying Landscape photography, I have found that I am even more observant.

I must have walked passed the scene at the bottom at least 20 times before if not more. This morning for the first time I saw it. I want to go back with my camera in the week at sunrise to take a proper photo of it. I call it the root family….

It seems like every outing from now on will become a recce or scouting outing for a photo…..

Root family at Sonstraaldam….

I don’t have much planned for today. I only want to watch some photos on Woodland Photography, because it is the next brief on my assignment that I must do. This means to get as much inspiration and tips as possible before I go out on my recce trip to go and have a look for compositions this week. According to the weather Apps we are going to have rain next weekend and that means I must go do my shoot either on Monday morning or Tuesday morning before the woodland gets to dry again.

According to the weather forecast, we are having a beautiful, Windy Spring day. With a maximum temperature of 28°C and winds up to 28,8 km/h.

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On my To-Do List for today.

  • Watch Woodland Photography videos
  • Make Carrot Salad

Well, that is it for now friends. Thank you for all your support and for taking the time to look at my posts. I am truly grateful for every view, like, and comment I receive.

Have a fabulous Sunday.

🤗Big Virtual Hug 🤗

Coreen

Good Morning: 19 November 2021

Good day friends,

How are you all on this beautiful sunny and Windy Friday morning?

I got up at 6:00am this morning fed the cats and got dressed. Yesterday evening I decided to take Willow for a walk this morning. Traffic was hectic and it took us 20 minutes to get to Sonstraaldam this morning. We had a lovely walk and Willow met a few new friends.

I don’t have much planned for today. Have to edit and later go to the shop to get bread and milk for dad.

According to the weather forecast, we are having a beautiful, Windy Spring day. With a maximum temperature of 22°C and winds up to 36 km/h.

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On my To-Do List for today.

  • Edit
  • Plan my Woodland shoot.
  • Prepare dinner

Well, that is it for now friends. Thank you for all your support and for taking the time to look at my posts. I am truly grateful for every view, like, and comment I receive.

Have a fabulous day.

🤗Big Virtual Hug 🤗

Coreen

Good Morning: 18 November 2021

Good day friends,

How are you all on this beautiful sunny Thursday morning. I slept like a log and woke up refreshed this morning.

Yesterday I spend most of the day going through my photos of Tuesday evening and while doing it I listened to BBC Scotland Radio. I edited a few that I will share with you over the next few days. Hope your enjoy it.

The brief for the Landscape Photography part of my assignment is to choose 2-3 of the following:

o Coastal Clifftops
o Shoreline✔
o Hills & Mountains ✔
o Forest & Woodland Interiors✔
o Lakes (Still Water) & Reflections

“Create a collection of 3 good photographs for each selected landscape type. I advise you look for mixed points of view and compositions and base your choice on lighting.” I decided on Shoreline, Hills and Mountains, and Woodland Photography. This does not mean that I am not going to try the other two also. I will be doing all five to generate income.

I am still new to long exposure photos and that is the main reason why I am using the following photo as one of my shoreline photos.

My photo last photo of Tuesday evenings Sunset Photo Shoot

According to the weather forecast, we are having a beautiful, Windy Spring day. With a maximum temperature of 21°C and winds up to 36 km/h.

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On my To-Do List for today.

  • Edit
  • Schedule some photos.
  • Plan my Woodland shoot.
  • Prepare dinner

Well, that is it for now friends. Thank you for all your support and for taking the time to look at my posts. I am truly grateful for every view, like, and comment I receive.

Have a fabulous day.

🤗Big Virtual Hug 🤗

Coreen

Good Morning: 17 November 2021

Good day friends,

How are you all on this fantastic Wednesday morning. I slept like a log and woke up refreshed this morning.

I don’t know if you remember, but yesterday evening I had a low tide sunset shoot at Blaauwberg. Well I had a wonderful time I am not sure how the photos came out.

I am still not comfortable with this live view shooting. If the photos did not came out as planned I will just go again and try it again. I did use a circle polarizer last night. At the back of the camera the photos looked dark but I tried to work according to my histogram, also something new for me.

I will post the photos of last night as soon as I go through all 137 of them. Normally I take up to 500 photos on a shoot, but with live view you can not do continues shooting only one photo at a time. I think that is a good thing in the end for me. I still have to learn to slow down when I take photos, for 12 years I have hardly used my tripod, remote shutter, never used live view and the histogram while doing nature or landscape photography.

When I did portraits or new born shoots I was meticulous everything must be in place. I took a test shot just incase baby moved and then I started correcting what was wrong in my eyes. The challenge for me is to be meticulous in my landscape photography. The landscape is not going to move, there will always be another wave coming in. The only thing that can make or brake my shot is if I lose light, but that is why I have to be at my location early to set up my shot and as soon as the light is perfect I can take the shot. Okay now I just have to implement this all when I am out on a shoot again….

I took these with my phone. In the first photo you will see a blue bag. That damn bag gave me a headache. Every time I wanted to pick it up it goes out with the waves and then when I look again it is back. I did manage to get it at the end, but the by then the light was fading fast.

My last setup for the evening
Sunset at Blaauwberg
Sunset at Blaauwberg
Sunset at Blaauwberg

According to the weather forecast, we are having a beautiful cool, rainy Spring day. With a maximum temperature of 20°C and winds up to 25 km/h.

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On my To-Do List for today.

  • Edit
  • Look at Blaauwberg Sunset at low tide shoot
  • Prepare dinner

Well, that is it for now friends. Thank you for all your support and for taking the time to look at my posts. I am truly grateful for every view, like, and comment I receive.

Have a fabulous day.

🤗Big Virtual Hug 🤗

Coreen

Good Morning: 16 November 2021

Good day friends,

How are you all on this lovely Tuesday morning. I slept like a log and woke up refreshed this morning.

I am very excited to go take my first official photo for my assignment tonight, and I also want to try a long exposure photo for the photography competition. I must say I am a bit nervous too. I wonder why? Maybe it is because I saw all the mistakes I made on my recce shoot. But I must remember I did it handheld and it was just to find the right composition.

According to the weather forecast, we are having a beautiful warm Spring day. With a maximum temperature of 24°C and winds up to 28.8 km/h.

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On my To-Do List for today.

  • Edit
  • Shoreline Assignment photos between 7:00pm and 8:00pm at Blaauwberg
  • Schedule photos for rest of the week.
  • Prepare dinner

Well, that is it for now friends. Thank you for all your support and for taking the time to look at my posts. I am truly grateful for every view, like, and comment I receive.

Have a fabulous day.

🤗Big Virtual Hug 🤗

Coreen

Good Morning: 15 November 2021

Good day friends,

How are you all on this beautiful Monday morning. I slept like a log and woke up refreshed this morning.

Yesterdays sunrise shoreline photo recce was a huge success and I am keeping a close eye on the weather and tides for my sunrise shoot at at Blaauwberg for my assignment. It looks like I will be having the right conditions for my Sunset at low tide photo.

I am very excited to go take my first official photo for my assignment and I also want to try a long exposure photo for the photography competition.

According to the weather forecast, we are having a beautiful warm Spring day. With a maximum temperature of 24°C and winds up to 25 km/h.

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On my To-Do List for today.

  • Edit
  • Plan tomorrow evenings Shoreline Assignment photos.
  • Schedule photos for rest of the week.
  • Prepare dinner

Well, that is it for now friends. Thank you for all your support and for taking the time to look at my posts. I am truly grateful for every view, like, and comment I receive.

Have a fabulous day.

🤗Big Virtual Hug 🤗

Coreen

Good Morning: 14 November 2021

Good morning friends,

We had a very early morning. The Alarm went of at 4:10am. We left home at 4:50am.

You may wonder why? This morning was my first of 4 visits to Blaauwberg for my coastal photography for my assignment, and also for the Sony World Photography competition. This morning it was low tide at sunrise. Next is high tide at sunrise and then the same for sunset.

I already had an idea where I wanted to take the photo. Now I have to decide what time. Here is some photos I took from the spot.

After I took my photos for my recce visit we took Willow for a walk or must I say run on the beach. She enjoyed it a lot, but she can tell you herself tomorrow.

We got home at 7:50am.

Since then I have had coffee, fed the 4 legged children and winged friends in the garden. We washed the vehicles and now we are watching Christmas movies.

It is going to be a hot Spring day.

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That’s it for now friends, I am taking it easy for the rest of the day.

Have a fabulous day.

Coreen

Good Morning: 13 November 2021

Good day friends,

We had an early morning. Got up at 6:00am and left home just before 7:00am. Today is the big day, Lian is flying to Johannesburg  and then drive to Tzaneen for holiday.

He is meeting his girlfriend in person for the first time. They have been talking for more than 2 years now and have not met in person. They do facetime though. This morning he was very quiet and he denied it, but he is nervous.

He did not buy his return ticket yet, and if everything works out dad and I are going to fetch him in Tzaneen in the new year. Dad wants to visit his family and friends up in Gauteng and we thought this would be a good time to hit two flies with one stone.

According to the weather forecast, we are having a beautiful warm Spring day. With a maximum temperature of 25°C and winds up to 25 km/h.

On my To-Do List for today.

  • Edit and Schedule daily photos.
  • Plan locations for Assignment photos.
  • Watch Landscape Photography Videos.

Well, that is it for now friends. Thank you for all your support and for taking the time to look at my posts. I am truly grateful for every view, like, and comment I receive.

Have a fabulous day.

🤗Big Virtual Hug 🤗

Coreen

Good Morning: 12 November 2021

Good day friends,

How are you on this beautiful Windy Friday morning?

I had a good nights rest. Got up at 5:20am this morning, got dressed, made coffee, grabbed my camera bag and tripod and left home at around 5:55. I had a smooth drive to Botterblom Nature Reserve.

It was very windy and I did not really plan to take many photos, so it was a quick visit this morning and I only spotted two new flowers, that I have not yet photographed/documented in the reserve. Both have not yet opened, I am going back on the 22nd of this month again. I will spend more time in the reserve then and document them and any new plants and flowers I see. I did take a photo of each this morning as well as some of the Red-Knobbed Coots and their chick. I am happy to report that the Egyptian Goose family is still have both their goslings, and unfortunately the Coot Family only have one chick left.

The reason for this mornings visit was to see if there are any new flowers blooming and to see if one of the water plants have changed. I hoped it would have flowers but it still looks the same. I am having trouble identifying it. If someone can shed light on these pretty little plants it would be much appreciated.

Unknown, Botterblom Nature Reserve, Vierlanden, Durbanville, Cape Town (2021-10-25)
Unknown, Botterblom Nature Reserve, Vierlanden, Durbanville, Cape Town (2021-10-25)

Please ignore the Outdoor run I just started an exercise program to record the route I was walking this morning. I also wanted to record how long I spend time in the park. I did ventured across the street to see if I could photograph the farmland at the back, but there is an ugly fence in the way.

I did formally meet Koos this morning when I returned to my car. He usually take his dogs for a walk in the reserve and then he take them back home and do some sprints up and down the street. Koos came to me this morning and we started talking. His son is also a photographer in California. He invited me to pop in for a coffee sometime then he will show me his sons work. They live across the Nature Reserve and are blessed to be surrounded by nature.

Route walked in the Botterblom Nature Reserve

According to the weather forecast, we are having a beautiful warm and windy Spring day. With a maximum temperature of 24°C and winds up to 32 km/h.

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On my To-Do List for today.

  • Quick visit to Botterblom Nature Reserve ✔
  • Download photos of this morning
  • Edit and Schedule daily photos.
  • Plan locations for Assignment photos.
  • Take dad to SPAR Supermarket.
  • Prepare dinner

Well, that is it for now friends. Thank you for all your support and for taking the time to look at my posts. I am truly grateful for every view, like, and comment I receive.

Have a fabulous day.

🤗Big Virtual Hug 🤗

Coreen

Good Morning: 11 November 2021

Good day friends,

How are you on this beautiful Thursday morning. I had a good nights rest. I had an awesome dream. I dreamt Willow and I are wild camping in the car. We parked next to a lake and was walking distance from a food truck. When I woke up I was still so excited about all the beautiful sunrise photos I got at the lake. Then I realized I am still in South Africa and here we are not able to do any wild camping….

We are on level 2 for city supplied electricity and level 3 for those who gets their electricity straight from Eskom. That means Willow and I will work in the garden during loadshedding. I have to go to the Supermarket later for milk and fresh produce.

Load-shedding Schedule

Lian is going away for a few weeks on Saturday. I have to wash his laundry today so that he can pack his bags and get ready for his flight on Saturday morning. I am going to miss him soooo much.

According to the weather forecast, we are having a beautiful warm Spring day. With a maximum temperature of 25°C and winds up to 28 km/h.

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On my To-Do List for today.

  • Do Lian’s Laundry
  • Edit
  • Plan locations for Assignment photos.
  • Go to supermarket
  • Prepare dinner

Well, that is it for now friends. Thank you for all your support and for taking the time to look at my posts. I am truly grateful for every view, like, and comment I receive.

Have a fabulous day.

🤗Big Virtual Hug 🤗

Coreen