Tuesday, December 18, 2012


Here in Australia we are all just so grateful to have our families and friends safe. Our whole nation is in mourning with the families in America who sadly are going through the most difficult times of their lives. Nothing could prepare anyone for this. Just so much sadness.  We send our love to everyone involved.
Today because we are all so sad I thought I would share with you some beautiful flowers I photographed in my mum’s garden on Sunday. Somehow the busyness and bustle of Christmas has been placed on the back burner while we all battle to take in the horror of these last few days.
May these beautiful children and their dedicated teachers rest in peace. 
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Down Blueberry Lane said...

A beautiful post for such a sad event that none of us are able to wrap our heads around.

Apparently I no nothing about weather in Australia. I would of never dreamed this is what it looked like this time of year. Absolutely beautiful.

Christine @ Rustic-Refined said...

Truly beautiful........thanks for sharing it :-)

Nancy said...

Beautiful photos, hydrangeas are my favorites. We too are still reeling from the horrible tragedy. Prayers for those families and friends left behind are being lifted up all around the world. Twenty six angels were ushered into heaven Friday.
Blessings to you from Texas

Anonymous said...

What beautiful flowers. You've captured them so beautifully. Thank you for such a beautiful post!

SwedishCorner ~ DownUnder...Pernilla said...

Beautiful flowers and a truly beautiful post. Greetings from sunny Queensland♥ ~Pernilla

Kaye said...

Gorgeous photos! YOur post is a lovely tribute to this tragedy. My Outdoor/ Wordless Wednesday is HERE

carol l mckenna said...

Wow! Magnificent photography of nature's beautiful flowers ~ ^_^

Yes, a terrible, senseless tragedy ~ my prayers go out to those families also `

(A Creative Harbor) aka ArtMuseDog and Carol ^_^

Peggy~PJH Designs said...

Gorgeous flowers Suzy. Thanks so much for sharing them.

Donna Wilkes said...

Thank you for the beautiful photographs to remember those victims.

Beth said...

Stunning hydrangeas! The color is amazing. Appreciated your comments too in support of those touched by the Sandy Hook tragedy.