This week’s small pleasures should be subtitled ‘the Auckland edition’ because the focus this week is our weekend trip to Auckland.
Another post in the occasional series where we enjoy eating out at nice places! Being in Auckland this weekend to … More
For part two of my personal highlights of 2019, I’m going to turn to tastes and travels. Whereas travels are … More
It is the Labour Day holiday weekend, and so this sunny Monday I have been at home, catching up with … More
As I mentioned in my last post, we were in Auckland at the weekend, and popped over to Devonport for … More
Here we are again, Monday evening, and a time for a round up of this week’s small pleasures. I missed The Propagator’s Six on Saturday this week as we were away for the weekend, but could not resist heading up this post with a photo of another of the miniature daffodils that have flowered and make our terrace look like spring.
This is probably the most difficult round up of the year, as I just know I will miss things. There … More
January Our trip to Sydney. Penrith, to the west of Sydney, reached 47.3C, the highest temperature recorded by a weather station … More
Last weekend, we headed up to Auckland and sailed over to Waiheke Island, a mere 35 minute ferry-ride from the … More
It’s Friday evening, the skies are grey, it is cold outside, but inside there is the lovely smell of cooking … More