Wednesday, 31 December 2014

December photo scavenger hunt

I skipped the November photo scavenger hunt because I was too busy doing other things  and I didn't carry my camera as much as I usually do but I did try and get something for each prompt this month.
 

The scavenger hunt is hosted by Greenthumb over at Made with love. Have a look at all the other submissions, there are some amazing photos to see!

 
Where you stood: I was standing next to our car when I spotted this crow far up a tree.
 
 
 
Down low: down below is the river Kelvin running through Dawsholm Park 
 
 
 
A view from here: 'here' being a path around the boating pond in Victoria Park
 
 
 
A favourite thing: I have many favourite things. This is my favourite potholder.
 

 
Front door: quite unbelievably, this is our inner front door. Not very pretty but there you go.
 

 

 
Sweet: these are my favourite sweets. Chewy strawberry marshmallow covered with sugar.
 

 
 
Christmas: for the children, Christmas is all about presents. This photo shows Alistair who really didn't want any pyjamas.
 


 
Decoration: we have so many on our Christmas tree that it is difficult to see the actual tree.
 
 
 
Tree: I take many pictures of trees on our walks. I am not too sure what kind this is because I forgot to look at the crown of the tree
 

 
Tradition: it has become a tradition to make a Lebkuchen house during the Christmas holidays.
 
 

Black & white: not quite black and white but very nearly
 

 
Whatever you want: there are still some leaves that resist decomposition. I assumed whatever you want refers to whatever photo I want to show. What I really want is hard to capture: the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow.
 
 
Why not join in yourself? It is fun. This is my last post in 2014 and I would like to thank every body for popping in to read my blog this year. I look forward to another year of collected memories. 
 
Also a warm welcome to all my new readers, I'll try and pop over to your blogs to say hello over the next few days. 
 
An now you must excuse me, I am busy baking lovely things for our Hogmanay party later this evening. I wish you all a Happy New Year!
 
Cx
 

19 comments:

  1. I think you have some fantastic pictures there. My parents have the same frosted leafy glass in their house; it might not be too popular these days but I'm actually very fond of it! Happy New Year to you too xx

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  2. I really like your selection this month, particularly that rusty clock and your colourful potholder. Have a great party and Happy New Year. x
    PS Yes I am making a Lucy blanket, using her yarn pack but with a couple of extra colours thrown in.

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  3. Love your potholder! Happy New Year to you and your family.

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  4. I so enjoyed your photos this month, Christina! Alistair is so cute, even if he didn't like being photographed in his PJs ~ Such a beautiful child! Happy New Year!

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  5. Great finds! I love the clock and black and white best of all. I hope that your New Year will be wonderful! Best wishes for all good things in 2015 to you and yours! xx

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  6. Lovely Pictures. Happy New Year Jo x

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  7. A lovely collection, I love the clock picture :). Have a wonderful party!

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  8. Wonderful photos. Wishing you and yours a very happy New Year. CJ xx

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  9. A great collection of photos. I particularly like the clock. Happy New Year to you all :)

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  10. Fun photos Christina. I enjoyed participating in the scavenger hunt earlier this year, but have forgotten about it over the past busy months. It is fun.

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  11. happy new year I hope you have a wonderful party x

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  12. Happy New Year to you and your wonderful family.
    Meredith

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  13. Great photos - I love Alistair's reaction to getting new pajamas on Christmas Day!
    Happy New Year! x

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  14. Happy New Year - enjoy your posts as always. Would like to try the Scavenger Hunt though my photography nothing special.

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  15. Your fireplace looks wonderful. In fact, I would love to sit in front of it and eat that lovely lebkuchen. :-)
    All the very best to you and your family, Christina xxx

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  16. Love your photographs and post Christina. Happy New Year to you and your lovely, busy family X

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  17. Lovely photographs Christina. Wishing you and you family a very happy and healthy New Year.

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  18. Lovely photos Christina, Happy New Year to you and yours x

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