Greetings from a warm, sunny Wellington, where we are being deafened in the garden by cicadas and some rather loud … More
Another week, another set of small pleasures. There was a visit to the bookshop, some lovely comments from fellow bloggers … More
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).
Happy New Year! Another interesting date this week too, with 0, 1 and 2 forming a nice pattern. Anyway, I … More
Here we are at the end of November, and only three more SoS posts after this one before Christmas. Can you believe it?
Gosh…October already…where has the year gone? It is well and truely spring here (see Wednesday’s post for proof!). My daffodils … More
After a cold week, with lots of rain (including the sort rain that wakes you up at 4am), today was … More
It has been two weeks since I spent any time with the plants around the house, partly due to the … More
Monday has come around again, and time to reflect on this week’s small pleasures. It was not a particularly good … More