A winter Wednesday in Wellington…a beautiful sunrise…but a red sky in the morning is shepherds’ warning…and sure enough the rain … More
This week’s small pleasures post’s subtitle is ‘Nelson weekend part 2’, for while there were other small pleasures during the … More
This week’s Wordless Wednesday features visitors to the garden this evening enjoying the bee balm bergamot. The leaves and blooms … More
As I started to write this blog post this afternoon, it was pouring down with rain. The rain in fact … More
Actually, I was tempted to rename this post “This week’s small pleasures: the food edition” because that is what it … More
Coming to you a day late instead of a day early this week, as we arrived back from our trip to New Caledonia almost 2 hours later than we should have done.
It seems to have become a bit of a habit to hop over the ditch to Australia at the start of January. We add some days on to Christmas, and head over for a city break and a bit of heat (although while we were away this time, Wellington had some lovely weather). This year took us to Brisbane – my first trip though Karl had been before for a work.
Just a quick post, in between trying out some beers at the Beers at the Basin event and going to … More
Hamilton may not be everyone’s idea of a weekend destination, but there is a lot going on here, and of … More
After a wet and wild night, the weather turned to autumn sunshine, much to Charlie’s delight, as he had been … More