Thursday, 27 January 2011

Kiltumper, Kilmihil, West Clare, Ireland

Christine's Garden by Doug Miller (

Why didn't I think of this before?

 Posting Doug's beautiful painting which he painted one fine week in the summer of '09....

I just want to tell anybody who lands here that if you want a Giclee copy of this, contact Doug at his website .  I'm buying one!

For the record, this is how my garden looks -- well one aspect of it -- the old stone cabin window -- draped with an old fashioned rambling rose and astillbe and japanese anenome and filipendula.  Don't mind the weeds...

Monday, 10 January 2011

View From Primrose Hill

New Year's Eve 2011 Primrose Hill

 Chinese Lanterns and Champagne
Spectacular Fireworks from the top of Primrose Hill. Chinese lanterns. Champagne. Clear night. And about 20,000 people welcomed in the new year, 2011.