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FOTD #2: Highlighting Flowers of Australia

This month, since #TreeSquares is over I decided to post to Cee’s Flower of the Day Challenge (FOTD).  Like Becky B, Cee offers us the freedom to post every day or when we feel like it.  I made the mistake of classifying my trees as flowers for about half the month last month. So this month – no trees. (maybe) Cee’s FOTD challenge accepts gardens, leaves and berries as well as flowers.

As I swirled through my forested universe last month I came in touch again with my Australian trip. This month I’ll revisit only the flowers I photographed in Ballarat, Melbourne, Healesville Sanctuary and Queensland. Sometimes I might combine my post with another challenge I am doing, but I may just post one photo a day. I’ve never done that, so I’ll see how it goes.

August 2 Ballarat Botanical Gardens

Ballarat Botanical Gardens Robert Clark Conservatory
Ballarat Botanical Gardens Robert Clark Conservatory
Ballarat Botanical Gardens Robert Clark Conservatory

Coming Up

  • Thank you so much to Cathy Cade who is hosting Story Chat during August and September. Look for the link of August 3rd.
  • #PPAC 7 continues until Friday. Link your post about public art to Cee’s or my post each week. This is my week.
  • #WQWWC The only requirement is a post with your quote(s) about the topic each week and your comment, picture, or story about it.
  • Challenge Interview Series Do you know someone who hosts a challenge or enjoys participating in challenges? Please contact me for an interview.

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Hi, I'm Marsha Ingrao, a retired educator and wife of a retired realtor. My all-consuming hobby is blogging and it has changed my life. My friends live all over the world. In November 2020, we sold everything and retired to the mile-high desert of Prescott, AZ. We live less than five miles from the Granite Dells, four lakes, and hundreds of trails with our dog, Kalev, and two cats, Moji and Nutter Butter. Vince's sister came with us and lives close by. Every day is a new adventure.

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