Friday, 11 October 2013

Beauty, gratitude and the everyday

 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
  
  

1. The sky first thing in the morning: Missing yesterday's sunshine, but loving the new tree leaves.
 
2. Sharing my bed ♡
 
3. Lemons: I go through at least one a day. Lucky we bought a second lemon tree...  
 
4. Finally added some girly colour to the sea of black that is my wardrobe.
 
5. Grounding: Stepping barefoot on to the grass for a minute to reconnect. 
 
6. Her favourite thing to do, my least favourite thing to clean up. Water containment lines (waterproof art smock + towels everywhere) worked a treat.
 
7. Sophie the giraffe - She comes everywhere with us, and is lost {then found} just about everywhere too.

8. I adore drawings by my big girl just as much as I love watching her draw ♡  

9. Admiring pink roses.
 
10. Words of inspiration sitting by my bed.

These images were my Ten on Ten :: an image taken every hour or so on the tenth of the month. A way of finding and capturing life and beauty in the ordinary things in our everyday. {Excuse the fact that I'm a day late in posting these...}
 
I've done this project once before, and what I love about it most is it encourages me to slow down further, to move mindfully and notice the seemingly ordinary moments which make my day and that I love.

With each moment and photograph comes a reminder of gratitude - for what I {we} have, for what I {we} have created, for what is possible, for what can be.

xx

~ Joining this month's Ten on Ten project, and the 52 Weeks of Grateful x
 
 


7 comments:

  1. Love this, as always! The photos are so eloquent, too.

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  2. love these! especially the first one, the grass, and the lemon! great set!

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  3. It feels so wonderful to be able to find beauty in the smallest things. Blessings abound around us. We just have to look more closely.

    I like the idea of Ten on Ten :). I just might do one as well :)

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  4. Just lovely. So much beauty in the ordinary if you take the time to notice x

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  5. love these picture. what all do you use your lemons for?

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