This week began cold and wet, and ended sunny and bright – still chilly, but the sort of weather a … More
This week’s small pleasures should be subtitled ‘the Auckland edition’ because the focus this week is our weekend trip to Auckland.
Whenever I start writing a small pleasures post, I start with looking at what photos I have taken during the week. Sometimes they inspire, sometimes there isn’t a lot to report. This week there were lots of small pleasures, including three days of holiday.
Today (Monday 7 June) is a public holiday in New Zealand.
I guess you could say this past week has been one of ups and downs. That is of course life, … More
Here we are in May already, and time for the first small pleasures post of the month. It is autumn … More
If we were having coffee…or even a cup of tea…on this sunny Sunday morning, we would be sharing croissants and … More
One thing we can all agree on I am sure is that at this time of year we all like … More
Here we are, already half way through the month, with holidays fast approaching. I can hardly wait for the summer … More
Today is the last day of November, St Andrew’s Day (patron saint of several countries including Scotland) and also the … More