Paintings in the post sunflower 902

Mother Nature is a wonderful teacher… Did you know that sunflowers always turn their heads towards the sun and grow towards the light? A friend told me the other day that in the sunflower fields when there is no sun they turn to face and grow towards one another. WOW! We can learn a lot from sunflowers!…

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Paintings in the post 901

The protea has long been a symbol of rebirth and beauty. It has mythological associations to change and transformation and symbolizes courage and diversity. The protea has been known to emerge from wildfire with extravagant colours. The dormant buds survive wildfires only to emerge stronger. Their root system allows them to survive even the toughest…

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Paintings in the post by Heidi Shedlock

My Mum-in-law, Jean Shedlock turned 83 this week. That needs celebrating.  Happy birthday love and wishes to a special lady! She is fortunately fit and healthy but has had to have shoulder surgery recently. This meant that due to Covid restrictions we have been unable see her, unable to celebrate, give birthday hugs or even…

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Well since I last shared a Paintings in the Post, here in South Africa we have gone back into level 4 lockdown. Damn Covid. While I definitely don’t want to get into any debate about vaccines,  masks, lockdowns and all the other heated debates that go around (they have me feeling rather exhausted), I do…

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