Nan asked. It would be easier to find a virgin in a bordello than getting an honest answer to a straightforward question from a Christian regarding evidence for their conversion. Therefore, I am going to try a slightly different approach. One of the problems is tangents. Tangentially speaking, that is, and, largely because of … More Oh, for gods sake! New Post. Just because …
Citrus Swallowtail on Lavender Catherine and Val Crab Spiders on Cosmos. Benji and Danny. Hoverfly on daisy Homegrown Pepper Carpenter Bee asleep on a Cosmos. African Common White (Belenois creona) ‘Iceman’. (not one of ours but now a regular visitor) Millie looking over the valley. Best seat in the house! Hillbrow Tower 16/1/20
Walking the dogs yesterday afternoon we came across a Spotted thick-knee, also know locally as a Dikkop, marching up and down on a piece of open land close to the road looking quite agitated. A few metres further along it became apparent why. Lying on a patch of scrub was it’s fledgling. At first we … More International Rescue! A bird in the hand …
Approximately an hour ago, I heard scrabbling coming from the plastic container on my desk, and lo and behold, the Death’s Head Hawkmoth that had been pupating for the last couple of weeks, finally emerged! A rare treat. I draped a cloth over the side to allow the moth purchase to climb out. It maneuvered … More Death’s Head Hawkmoth
Butter cream over orange chiffon. Molded sugar basket filed with macarons and dressed with oranges. Fondant over chocolate and vanilla chiffon. Decorated with hand made fondant flowers. Fondant over chocolate chiffon. The skull is made from compressed Rice Krispies and hand carved using a modelling knife then painted. The snake is fondant. His n’ Her’s … More Having your cake and eating it.
Apparently, Ems reached for some CMC powder ( used in fondant icing) and got somewhat of a surprise upon seeing this little Miss Bert clinging to the side of the bottle! Up went the call from the studio, and Dad came running, camera in hand. Everyone popped by to ”ooh” and ”aaah”, and even the … More Not for Nan!!
It is a favorite of blogging Christians to ask the non-believer/atheists exactly what evidence would convince them of Yahweh’s existence. I have read a number of atheists reply with a variety of different examples, but to my mind all fall short to some degree. Personally, I have no idea what would convince me of the … More Evidence for Yahweh is ……?
Mane and Virgil join me at my seedlings/plants table. Masked Weaver among a patch of cosmos. Green garden path. Pumpkin climbing one of the fruit trees . (we helped it along a bit ) Tawny flanked Prinia -this afternoon. Catherine and Meeka. Meeka is 19 and our eldest cat. Agapanthas Crab Spider on Lavender Hadeda … More Birds, Cats, Bits and Bobs
A Christian’s view on the bushfires in Australia … Is God not calling us to repent and be renewed – before the renewal of the earth? Ark
Every year around this time toadstools begin to appear in the garden. All due to the heavy rains I suppose. Anyway, someone asked: ”Have you seen the white toadstools in the back garden , Dad”, to which I replied: ”Yes, and they’ll be gone by tomorrow once I’ve mowed the lawn.” ”Why don’t you postpone … More Leading someone up the garden path
Rained again yesterday so this seems appropriate. Weather Report, from their album Heavy Weather. The outstanding track Teen Town featuring the late Jaco Pastorius on bass. Enjoy Ark.