Saturday, 14 August 2010

It's Been a Funny Old Week.

It has been a while in fact nearly a month since I had anything to say have been racking my brains so have been making some notes the last few days so I might have something to say.

It has been a funny old week weather wise sunny one moment and then a cloud burst, as we used to call them that was before we got 'Severe weather warnings' all the time they seem to happening everyday just now, it is the way August is, sunshine then heavy rain you just don't go out without your umbrella.

On Thursday we took a trip to St Andrews it is a long time since we have visited there, what with our holidays and The Open Golf it would have been far too busy for us even just now it was very busy on Thursday. We had two very heavy showers when we were there and it was hard to get into a shop to shelter as many people did not have coats on etc. On our way home we had some lovely skies so I thought I would share them with you today.




Would believe we did not have a spot of rain from these clouds we seemed to go around them. It was super watching the mini storm going over our heads waiting for the clouds to burst.

Later that evening everything calmed down and I took the next two from a bedroom window.



There is no filter or any colour added to these this is just the way it was 'Wonderful' I stood in awe.

Thats about it for today hope you have a great weekend till next time, Take Care, Love,




Julie said...

Lovely skies. It seems everytime I see a really pretty sky I am at work without my camera.

I'm mostly known as 'MA' said...

It seems that nature can supply us with endless topics to discuss and share. In many ways what we do does depend on the weather. The sights you've captured on your camera are just beautiful. I'm often held in awe of it all! We've had many days that are very similar as far as warnings and no rain. Things are a bit dry here but we never know when one of those clouds will open up and surprise us either.

Marie said...

So nice to see a post from you Joan. We have had the same weather. Hasn't been much of an August!! Love the pictures!! Very lovely, if menacing! XXOO

Sybil said...

Thanks for popping in again...I miss you when you are away for so long !! Great photo's as always..St Andrews always seems to be busy these day what with students , holiday makers etc. It's such a nice wee town though with still indevidual shops which is a change from the ever present "sameness" in other towns
love Sybil

Jan said...

Your pictures of the skys and the earth beneath ,beautiful ,we here in East Anglia are famous for our 'big skys ' but yours atre just as lovely Jan xx

Ally Lifewithally said...

Joan ~ Lyn and I were out shopping this afternoon and went into a store it was bright and sunny when we went in ~ but when we can out 10 minutes later it was raining so hard we had to wait for a while it was so heavy ~ I really enjoyed looking at your photographs they are indeed beautiful ~ thanks for sharing them with us ~ Hope your weekend is a good one ~ Ally x

Stuart said...

One of the joys of the caravan is watching the changing skies over the lake district.

Yasmin said...

Loved the pics you have such a good eye, Jan's right we have lovely evening skies here inEast Anglia, not thought of taking photo's.

Hope your both well


Jeannette said...

Your sky looks just like ours does, it's been the same all through August. I'm hoping when the kids go back to school the sun will come back for us. Yeah, I know it's selfish but I shall be up in Fort William and Skye in September so I want good weather!! We do get some pretty sunsets in this country don't we? Enjoy your weekend! Jeannette xx

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