Wednesday, 28 March 2012

Eggs and Blue Skies

So far today I have hard boiled a lot of eggs.  The Moo needs a hard boiled egg for an egg rolling competition and then 3 extra ones to decorate for an Easter egg competition they're holding at school.  You'd think hard boiling a few eggs would be easy, wouldn't you?  I mean, I'm OK at cooking and it's just boiling some water with eggs in it.   10 eggs later (yes, 10) I finally have enough un-cracked eggs for 1 egg rolling competition and 3 for the  decorating competition.  

a small selection of those that didn't make the cut......

Guess who's eating a lot of egg mayo sandwiches today....


In an attempt to walk off my egg induced grumpiness, I went for a walk.  You're going to have the forgive the amount of blue sky shots, but you need to remember it's been grey here for a really, really long time and I don't know how long this will last.  Plus I was really grumpy.  All these were taken on my iphone. 


Sun sparkling on the stream:


and flowers in what is currently my favourite colour:


and if you want to really experience it with me, this is the music that I was listening to as I walked.

Egg grumpiness over.  :)


7 comments:

  1. Blue Sky I take!! We are too enjoying some lovely weather........it makes such a difference.
    Glad you finally got your eggs done properly.....I am bad at boiling eggs the right time, so I understand.
    Have a lovely day Becs, enjoy each ray of sunshine. It won't last forever.

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  2. Oh, this made me smile! Photography as an antidote to egg grumpiness! I hadn't realized it had that power but am always glad to find out its many and varied uses. Love your collages.

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  3. nice job with the phone! dang, way impressed! when life gives you cracked boiled eggs make sandwiches :) happy blue sky days! we are getting brighter skys here too, but no green grass to roll eggs! still lots of white here. xo

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  4. Beautiful photos of your walk.
    PS i love egg & mayo sandwiches.

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  5. Three cheers for blue skies, and for iPhone pics, too. These are beautiful! I think you've just come up with a new slogan - when life hands you cracked eggs, make egg sandwiches! (Try adding a little curry powder and some chutney along with the mayo - it's delicious!) :-)

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    1. Haha! Maybe I'll make that my new blog tagline! Thanks for the egg tips, will definitely give that a go. I added a bit of mustard and some spring onions and that was pretty good too. :)

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  6. What lovely day and a lovely place to walk!! I went for a photo walk today, too! I guess we both needed to relax! Love your images, those blue skies are gorgeous and the yellow flowers are so springy!!!

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