I’ve joined in with the worldwide blogging community take part in a WordPress course called Blogging 101. The aim of this course is to encourage/enthuse/energize/educate participants and basically improve our blogging. So far I’m enthused, energized, encouraged and teetering on the brink of being educated. (As a colleague of mine used to say, “Miracles take a little longer”).

Today’s challenge (yes, its a daily exercise) is to produce something with an element in it that is new to me.

What’s new about today’s blog is that I am committing myself to a series called “Throwback Thursdays”. My idea being to look back at old photographs and see what they bring to mind. And I intend to will  publish  one every Thursday.  I decided on the title because both words begin with ‘th” and a bit of alliteration never goes wrong.

Today’s picture was taken a few years ago and I’ve chosen it because I am so looking forward to Springtime:

springtime


14 Comments

mybeardandmypenguin · February 8, 2016 at 18:59

I wish I could follow you directly on wordpress but maybe it is deactivated or something. Your pictures are great either way 😉

    HMB · February 8, 2016 at 21:05

    Thank you. I do enjoy my photography. WordPress doesn’t host my site so that’s why following might be done differently. I’m certainly impressed by your blog. And I love the name!!

lizmcqueensart · January 17, 2016 at 11:13

Good luck with your Thursday blog. A tough one to stick to but a nice challenge.

    HMB · January 17, 2016 at 13:30

    Thanks very much. Yes, it seemed a good idea at the time, AND I’ve got to week 2 . Watch this space for week 52. LOL

Dani Alencar · January 11, 2016 at 11:19

What a beautiful photo. One thing I want to learn is photography. I love the Throwback Thursday idea. Good Luck!

    HMB · January 11, 2016 at 13:26

    Thank you. Now I have to stick to my commitment!

haloangel1 · January 10, 2016 at 05:25

I’m very intrigued by your throwback Thursdays because I too have thought of doing this. As a blogger, I have many good ideas that for whatever reason, I can’t get them posted. I thought it would give me a great reason to write them anyway. Love the image. I love to take photos too, and use my own images on my site, but most of mine are quick shots.

    HMB · January 10, 2016 at 08:01

    Thanks for your encouraging comments. Looking forward to reading more of your posts and seeing images.

maryruth16 · January 8, 2016 at 18:53

Such a great idea and what a beautiful picture! Look forward to seeing more. Just out of interest, where was it taken?

    HMB · January 13, 2016 at 19:24

    Thanks. I think this was taken at MartinMere WWT reserve a few years ago.

Gina · January 8, 2016 at 00:39

Love the idea of revisiting old photos. Looking forward to seeing more!

    HMB · January 8, 2016 at 06:09

    Thanks Gina!

KevvyR · January 7, 2016 at 16:28

Such a great shot – makes you just want to snuggle him LOL

    HMB · January 7, 2016 at 16:48

    Thanks. Yes, I remember too that he was the brave one who ventured away from Mum to have a look at a strange human with a camera.

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