Another week, another set of small pleasures, those little things that bring us joy and a smile to our faces. Autumn is here, so it is time to plan reading lists, trawl recipe books for seasonal eating ideas and look forward to the Easter break. So without further ado, here are some of the good things of the past week.
Here we are, half way through March already. As I mentioned on Saturday, you can really feel autumn is at … More
Another week, another set of small pleasures. There was a visit to the bookshop, some lovely comments from fellow bloggers … More
I started getting this post together on Sunday, and had to change my planned intro, as at 7pm we heard … More
Summer continues, with more sunny days, blue skies…and the odd bits of rain, which is of course great for the … More
Can you believe it is the 1st February already? I certainly can’t. There are lots of things I was going … More
This week’s small pleasures come to you from a week which straddled two years. We all have our views on … 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.
I’ve been sitting for ages trying to think of a good opening sentence for this week’s small pleasures post. It was a week where we ate out at a favourite restaurant, when it felt that summer was here when we went to Thorndon Fair (not today though…rain again) and when we lit candles to mark the second Sunday in Advent.
There are two more Saturdays after today until Christmas. I am far from in the Christmas spirit, and it is … More