Hamilton may not be everyone’s idea of a weekend destination, but there is a lot going on here, and of … More
Today, Monday, is the Queen’s Birthday holiday here in New Zealand. It is a bit grey and damp, but still, … More
It’s been a couple of months since I did one of these posts, and having just read Don’t Give A … More
I’m writing this on a wet Monday evening, just the sort of day you want to spend just lying on the sofa with a good book or a film, a pot of tea and some hot, buttered toast. Ahh…we can but dream…
With darker – and cooler – days and evenings that say that autumn is well and truly here, it is … More
If we were having coffee…or even a cup of tea…we would, naturally discuss Christmas. Of our presents, of all the … More
I guess most people outside of New Zealand think of Marlborough sauvignon blanc when they think of New Zealand wines. … More
Taste testing beetroot, vegan mushroom slices, coconut yoghurt and vegan cheese.
So here we are again, with another round of this week’s small pleasures. I think this is such an important … More
In these few weeks of eating a mostly, and I stress mostly, plant based diet, (there are a few things I have noticed. First, of all I haven’t craved meat at all. Second, if I was out and there was smoked salmon or seafood on a menu, I know I would be tempted. Third, vegan cheese is very much hit or miss.