On Saturday night, the government announced that all of New Zealand, except Auckland, is going back up to Covid-alert Level 2. Auckland is now at Level 3, after more community outbreaks in the south of the city.
Greetings from a warm, sunny Wellington, where we are being deafened in the garden by cicadas and some rather loud … More
Today’s Worldess Wednesday comes from the Magpie Lawn at the Botanic Gardens here in Wellington. You can find Thistles and … More
Another week, another set of small pleasures. There was a visit to the bookshop, some lovely comments from fellow bloggers … More
If we were having coffee…or even a cup of tea…you would see a freshly baked cake. I would tell you … More
It is another lovely sunny Saturday today. Our terrace gets the sun in the afternoon, and it can be almost too hot to sit outside
The hydrangeas in the Botanic Gardens are beginning to fade…but still look as beautiful.
I started getting this post together on Sunday, and had to change my planned intro, as at 7pm we heard … More
If we were having coffee…or even a cup of tea…we would be sitting outside, enjoying a cuppa and a warm, cheese scone. We would chat about books and what we are reading.
As I sit here in my shorts typing this post, I am well aware that the majority of SoS’ers are either gazing out at snow and/or staying indoors on the sofa with a pot of tea.