It seems ages since we had our short trip to Dunedin: we are back at work and daily life goes … More
One thing we can all agree on I am sure is that at this time of year we all like … More
Apparently, Plato said “he was a wise man who invented beer.” As I came across this on a quote website, … More
A combination of the Labour Day weekend and a new member of the family to meet (see Monday’s post), saw us pack our bags and head on south to Christchurch
If you have been following Thistles and Kiwis for a while, you might remember previous visits to Wellington on a … More
So here we are again with another round of lockdown small pleasures. These can be as simple as a fun … More
From stormy weather to glorious sunshine, this has been a week of real changeable spring weather, marking the new season.
Saturday saw us head to Beervana, the annual beer festival here in Wellington. This year there were over 60 breweries … More
What a week! Travel, having an awful cough and a bit of a cold, going to films on the New Zealand International Film Festival and having our first tastes of Wellington on a Plate…yes, our diaries have been rather full, so all the more important to stop and remember the highlights.
What is nicer than taking a day off work in the middle of the week, when everyone else is at … More