Simply life

Sometimes it’s just simply life. Those times you can’t control, that make you laugh or cry. Those times when life teaches you a lesson, if you are willing to listen.

Are you lucky enough to do what you love | PumpjackPiddlewick

Are you lucky enough to do what you love? Many, one could even argue most, are not. Or are not aware they are not. Much of our life programmes us culturally to do what is expected. That expectation does depend on the country you live in. For example, if IRead More →

What is frugality today at PumpjackPiddlewick

The concept of frugality has been on my mind of lot lately. Not really surprising in these current days. Not just because of the need ourselves to be frugal as the on-going pandemic affects our income, but more so seeing the inventiveness of others is inspiring. Sometimes even jaw droppinglyRead More →

What makes a day well spent at PumpjackPiddlewick

Sunday felt like a day well spent. Decent weather meant it was time to tackle some of those long awaited outdoor chores. Nothing makes you feel more good about life/things/the day when you have accomplished something. Even a little something. Even if it is nothing. Because Saturday was another dayRead More →

Photography Timing of silk scarves at PumpjackPiddlewick

Photography timing is everything. And quite honestly, not an easy thing. I mean, it is not hard in the physical sense, but rather it is all about natural lighting. And quite honestly, sometimes the weather does not play fair. Photographing my French silk scarves in particular is a little tricky.Read More →