We are now well in to September, and it is 9 years since we first visited Wellington prior to us … More
It is the first of September, the start of spring. A season to clear the cobwebs away, make plans and … More
So here we are again, at lockdown level 4 for the whole of New Zealand for three days, Auckland and … More
It is the end of the month, and time for a little round up of what I have been reading. As usual, it was quite a varied mix, with some things to recommend.
This week began cold and wet, and ended sunny and bright – still chilly, but the sort of weather a … More
Here we are in May already, and time for the first small pleasures post of the month. It is autumn … More
I wasn’t quite sure where to start this week. I’ve been on holiday which has been wonderful.
Can you believe it is the 1st February already? I certainly can’t. There are lots of things I was going … More
What a week in world news…from a plane crash in Indonesia, to the never ending tales of Covid, to the … More
Today is our cat, Charlie’s birthday. We wish him well as he reaches 13 years old today. You can find … More