EACH Sunday morning I trek over to fellow Taswegian Kim’s site FrogPondsRock to view her Sunday Selections and all those bloggers associated with the meme. The idea is to post photos that otherwise would stay buried on your laptop, never to be seen.

Last weekend Princess Ella and I took advantage of one of the final beautiful days left of summer and had a picnic outside. After ditching the toasted sandwich for strawberries, sultanas and a chocolate treat, we had a closer look at the lemon tree to see what we could discover. This is what we found… Bugs, Bees and Butterfl …ah, Moths.

After you’ve had a look, leave a comment, then head on over to the meme and look through some of the other Sunday Selections.

Next week I might share some of Ella’s photos from her Dora the Explorer camera. Or not!…

This is a bee that obliged to have its photo taken….

It allowed us to get closer…

And closer…

This is a ladybird that unfortunately flew away very quickly, thanks to a little person getting a little too vocal…

This is a moth that turned its head and smiled at us.


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18 Responses to Sunday Selection #1

  1. gaby@727m2 says:

    Great close-ups… very obliging bugs! I love seeing bugs in my garden too but never think to photograph them.

    • Kel says:

      I wouldn’t normally photography them either, Gaby. Funny how little people make you look at the world from a different point of view!! 🙂

  2. Felicity says:

    The smiling moth takes my fancy most.

    It looks like you’ve enjoyed a lovely morning on bug safari.

    x Felicity

    • Kel says:

      Yes, we had a bit of a laugh at the moth photo! It was an absolutely glorious Tassie day. Must admit, it was probably the last decent day we had. Since, it’s been bitterly cold here! Brrrrr…..

  3. I am so pleased that you decided to join in, I smiled back at the Moth 🙂

    • Kel says:

      LOL!! Not a fan of moths, but he is rather cute! Always nice to find fellow Tassie bloggers too, Kim. I’m a regular on your site now!

  4. Wanderlust says:

    What gorgeous photos. Love the moth.

  5. Toni says:

    Gorgeous photos Kellie! I really love bees, as long as they’re minding their own business.

  6. Caz says:

    Fabulous photos. I love close up shots of things! Sounds like a nice picnic too. This is such a lovely time of year – if only winter wasn’t lerking!!

  7. river says:

    Lovely photos, Kellie. I’m always trying to get closeups of insects, but they are a bit camera shy around here. I’ve managed a few though. I love lemon blossom.

    • Kel says:

      Thanks River. I’m surprised they hung around, to be honest. Especially with a rather vocal three-year-old singing out “mum, mum, look, a bee!” 🙂

  8. Watershedd says:

    “Lemon tree, very pretty and the lemon flower is sweet …”

    Great pics!

  9. Carolina says:

    Aww, those are lovely shots. I didn’t know moths have such cute faces 😉

  10. Cherie says:

    Ooooo they’re gorgeous images, totally beautiful, Thank YOU!

  11. KK says:

    What so great day! Love hearrng of the time you both had.

    I love this meme…it brings forth untold stories, times and beautiful photos!

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