Today is Waitangi Day, the national day of New Zealand. It marks the anniversary of the initial signing of the … More
Here we are at the end of January already. With wind, rain and sun this week, plants have either collapsed (the hymenocallis) or thrived (various).
It has been a lovely sunny week here – of course, because I returned to work and the office on … More
You know what it is like when you go on holiday, you either come back to a garden decimated by … More
Happy New Year! Another interesting date this week too, with 0, 1 and 2 forming a nice pattern. Anyway, I … More
This will be the last small pleasures post of 2020, and also my penultimate post of the year. In the past, I have done a series of highlights of the year, but it just doesn’t feel right at the moment.
It is Wednesday, it is summer, so let’s enjoy. The featured image at the top of the post are the … More
Greetings from a sunny Wellington for this, the last SoS of 2019. Everything in the garden is growing, some things … More