Category Archives: melons

getting up….

Warm scented early mornings with bare feet on smooth tiles are the longed for moments. Like childhood summer holidays each day is fraught with the fear of this contentment passing, of being returned to the pleasant from the sublime. The hot night has … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, apricots, Breakfast, Childhood memories, Cooking, Emotion, food, Food and Photography, Food photographer, France, Garden, Gardening, melons, Photography, summer, Uncategorized, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 32 Comments

A good way to start a day…

It seems that the waiting is over. Cool, sweet melon by clear water under a hot blue sky is a cliché. It’s a good cliché that, through the long cold months, I long to be able to use and today … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Art photography, Breakfast, Digital photography, food, Food and Photography, Food photographer, France, Fruit, Garden, Mediterranean food, melon, melons, Photography, photography course, Photography holiday, summer | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 38 Comments

Beans talk

The car was laden with fresh poison for Algy which I had just specially purchased to celebrate his unexpected return. I had been to his favourite shop in La Rochelle where once again the friendly salesman took more of our … Continue reading

Posted in Art photography, Bad luck, beans, coco de Paimpol, Cooking, Digital photography, food, Food and Photography, Food photographer, France, French countryside, Fruit, Good luck, Humour, Luck, melons, Photography, photography course, Photography holiday, Still life, Writing | 31 Comments