It’s not the photos that are unusual – it is the way they are presented. I post to Instagram daily. I wasn’t active on this blog last week because I was out of town on business. I was posting daily on Instagram though, and yesterday I posted a collection of those photos here – Last Week In Instagram Photos.
I’m doing a similar thing here with a twist – I’m posting my favourite black & white Instagram photos – how cool is that 🙂 ?
I was pretty much absent on the blogging front last week. Roll-call would have come up with silence. I was taking photos though so that I’d be able to report back to you that last week consisted of a wonderful trip to Cape Town. For work, off course. Any trip to Cape Town, even a work one is pleasant because, well, Cape Town. I have proof of this assertion…in the photos below. Take a look…
As the plane came in to land this is what greeted me. As you can see it was breathtaking so much so that I quickly switched on my phone to capture it before landing. How gorgeous is that?
Then this was the view that greeted me when I woke up the next morning.
And this one too.
And on my return to the Airbnb from a yummy food outing this is what I found.
And a couple more pics before driving to the airport to catch the plane back home to Jhb.
And this one too.
This cape is the most stately thing and the fairest cape we saw in the whole circumference of the earth. – From the journal of Sir Francis Drake, on seeing the Cape for the first time, 1580.
I love edible things. They are yum. Even flowers. Especially accompanied by good bubbles such as I had last week.
I started with the fish soup…
…followed by the mushroom and gorgonzola ravioli…
…and there was also dessert but I forgot to take a pic – it did include white chocolate mousse…
Off course, it was all washed down with good bubbles.
I sure do take a lot of photos of food.
I am humbled by the response my last post received (The Dripping Thoughts) – thank you! I am grateful for having you as a reader of Wide Eyed In Wonder, and for coming by from time to time.
This is also a message to let you know that I am going to be out of town next week for a couple of days. I’m going to spend sometime tonight scheduling posts so that this space remains lit.
I spent yesterday working on my other blog – The Agile Way – I’m excited about it. I’m having some styling issues and need to make sure that they are not browser related before getting on to the WordPress forum.
Che and I spent this weekend replenishing gas for the heater, food for the tummy and LED lights for the dining room. Today we had a delightful day at the flea-market (I love these) and the visit wouldn’t have been complete without pancakes with sugar and cinnamon and a cappuccino, whilst sitting in the warm winter sun.
I’m going to spend sometime studying for my social entrepreneurship exam next Sunday (yes, an exam on a Sunday!) and as the temperature drops outside I will move into a warmer part of the house, switch on the heater and snuggle down for a comfortable evening with Che.
I hope that you are having a great weekend!