Whilst the northern hemisphere enjoys autumnal feasts and the fruits of the season such as persimmons, apples and pears, we … More
So here we are at the end of another week and time to take a look back at the week’s small pleasures.
Now I am one of those people who finds baking relaxing.
While lots of bloggers in the northern hemisphere are writing about autumn, pumpkins, leaves falling off trees and getting cosy, down here we are in the process of celebrating spring.
As this year’s Wellington on a Plate draws to a close, and the nominations for the top five burgers, cocktails … More
We are really in the middle of winter now. Snow is due to fall in the South Island, though it … More
Phew! The end of the week, a week that saw me in Hamilton again, be busy at work, catch up … More
I woke up on Anzac Day feeling kind of miserable. Still under the weather and feeling sorry for myself, I … More
It’s Valentine’s Day, a day for romance, champagne and…cookies. There was another of our bake sales at work today, where … More
I’m sure I’ve mentioned it before, but my mother was not a cook. She enjoyed food, but not cooking, and … More