I’ve been sitting for ages trying to think of a good opening sentence for this week’s small pleasures post. It was a week where we ate out at a favourite restaurant, when it felt that summer was here when we went to Thorndon Fair (not today though…rain again) and when we lit candles to mark the second Sunday in Advent.
It was my first day back at work today after the holidays, and it was pouring with rain this morning too. What a Monday!
I am a great fan of podcasts, and have a good selection on my phone I can turn to whatever … More
A bit of a strange week….with good things and bad things…with a lovely day on Wednesday and then having a … More
So it is Friday evening here, a week with heavy rain and sunshine (and in the same day), a week that was busy at work, a week in which Karl ate a halloumi and mushroom burger (and good it was too) and a week in which I binged listened to Australian true crime podcast Teacher’s Pet.
Welcome to Thistles and Kiwis Blogmas 2017! Being in the Southern Hemisphere, Christmas is in the summer, so no big … More
Phew! Here we almost at the end of November already, and almost at the end of 2017. I am writing … More
Welcome to the 40th This week’s small pleasures post. The sun came out on Saturday, as can be seen in … More
Here we are already into the second week of January, which seems ridiculous. Sydney already seems far away, and the … More
It’s Monday, it’s time for a small pleasures post AND it has to be a blogmas post too…can this be … More