It is the end of July already, day 212 of the year, and a gloriously sunny day with bright blue skies.
June 2021 was the hottest on record here in New Zealand. The average temperature for the month was 2C above … More
Hello from a what has been lovely, sunny Wellington and on my birthday too! Yes, another year has gone by since the last one. Can I also suggest you look at the date? 3 x 7 = 21. How about that? Or is it just me that thought about it?
A man flew from Sydney to Wellington on Friday evening, local time. He went to his hotel, enjoyed breakfast at a cafe in town, lunch at another one, visited exhibitions, went shopping, enjoyed a drink in a bar. After returning to Sydney on Monday morning, he went for a Covid-19 test which returned positive (he had had his first dose of vaccine).
I am starting to type this while eating breakfast, because we are off to a wine tasting event this afternoon … More
Hi and I am back again for Six on Saturday after a lovely weekend away in Queenstown and a few … More
You can really feel we are entering autumn. The mornings are darker and cooler and there is a small, but … More
Here we are at the end of January already. With wind, rain and sun this week, plants have either collapsed (the hymenocallis) or thrived (various).
So here we are – the second last Saturday of 2020 and the first day of three weeks away from … More
My grand plans for getting things done outside this afternoon have been put on hold – it is raining and … More