It is the first of September, the start of spring. A season to clear the cobwebs away, make plans and embrace the new. Most of New Zealand, except Auckland and Northland, moved into Level 3 lockdown (known as ‘Level 4 with takeaway’). Half the population has now had one or more doses of vaccine. The sun shone, and I became very much aware of spots I didn’t dust properly at the weekend…sure you know what I mean…..
There are daffodils in the Botanic Gardens (above), daffodils outside our front door (below and the featured image). Wednesday is my non-work day, and it was lovely to take an online morning Pilates class, sit and read in the sun and spend some time in the kitchen (an apple and walnut loaf which tastes better than it looks and Capitol restaurant’s mushroom and Puy lentil soup from the Pandemic Pack cookbook).
So that is me this Wednesday, apart from to say that Charlie has been enjoying the first day of spring as well…
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