As I sit here in my shorts typing this post, I am well aware that the majority of SoS’ers are either gazing out at snow and/or staying indoors on the sofa with a pot of tea.
Today is Waitangi Day, the national day of New Zealand. It marks the anniversary of the initial signing of the … More
It has been a lovely sunny week here – of course, because I returned to work and the office on … More
So here we are – the second last Saturday of 2020 and the first day of three weeks away from … More
There are two more Saturdays after today until Christmas. I am far from in the Christmas spirit, and it is … More
Here we are at the end of November, and only three more SoS posts after this one before Christmas. Can you believe it?
After a very wet week, the sun has returned. I was able to get out and finish some of the planting, a little bit of repotting, and stand back to consider how much everything has suddenly grown
Today the sun is shining, but if you had asked me on Friday morning, I would have given you quite … More
It is hard to believe it is the end of August already. I know we are all in agreement that … More
What a glorious, sunny day it is today – it really feels like spring. Certainly, the garden is looking spring … More