It is a grey and windy day here (northerlies at least, but still up to 110km/h) so not a day to be out gardening. Parts of the South Island are having some really awful weather, with gale force winds and heavy rain, so we have got away with things lightly.
After a very wet week, the sun has returned. I was able to get out and finish some of the planting, a little bit of repotting, and stand back to consider how much everything has suddenly grown
Here we are in November and heading towards the end of the year and summer. The days have been warmer … More
My grand plans for getting things done outside this afternoon have been put on hold – it is raining and … More
This is really a bit of a cheat post as I am actually in Christchurch today. It is the Labour … More
Here we are on a rather wet Saturday afternoon, with no action planned outside today as a result. It is … More
Don’t you love today’s date? 10 + 10 = 20. Or is it just me? Anyway, here we are a … More
Here we are with the first small pleasures post of October. Spring is well and truly here, with lighter evenings, flowers everywhere and the promise of warmer days to come.
Today’s Wordless Wednesday comes from The Botanic Gardens in Wellington. Tulips and flowers galore…and even a little bit of red … More
What a week! We have had storms and we have had sunshine (sometimes both in one day). I received notification … More