On Saturday night, the government announced that all of New Zealand, except Auckland, is going back up to Covid-alert Level 2. Auckland is now at Level 3, after more community outbreaks in the south of the city.
Summer continues, with more sunny days, blue skies…and the odd bits of rain, which is of course great for the … More
This week’s small pleasures comes to you on the Wellington Anniversary holiday. What a treat it is to have a long weekend like this during the summer after being back at work for two weeks!
It is hard to believe it is already half way through January already. Holidays seem far away and the daily … More
Who can believe it is November already? 2020 has been such a strange year we all agree. Forgetting the headlines … More
So here we are on a rather grey, windy and rainy Monday, and time to recall the small pleasures of the week and ignore the weather outside. First up, of course, we have to mention Jacinda Ardern being elected for a second term.
What a week! We have had storms and we have had sunshine (sometimes both in one day). I received notification … More
It is Monday again, so time for a round up of this week’s small pleasures. I worked at home all … More
This week’s small pleasures is coming to you on Sunday evening, New Zealand time, as tomorrow evening I am off … More
When we sit down to eat this time of year, we should toast farmers rather than cooks. They’ve done the … More