For most of 2020, I have made a note each day of three things that have brought me joy, made me smile or just feel grateful for at that particular moment.
If we were having coffee…or even a cup of tea…we would of course have to talk about world events. We … More
A combination of the Labour Day weekend and a new member of the family to meet (see Monday’s post), saw us pack our bags and head on south to Christchurch
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.
Here we are on a rather wet Saturday afternoon, with no action planned outside today as a result. It is … More
What a week! We have had storms and we have had sunshine (sometimes both in one day). I received notification … More
If we were having coffee…or even a cup of tea…
This week’s Wordless Wednesday is a few pictures from the Botanic Gardens …from Wednesday morning’s sunrise seen walking to work … More
Gosh! The 200th small pleasures post! I feel I should celebrate in some way, or at least mark the occasion, but rather than go over old posts looking for highlights, I am just going to do my usual and do the normal weekly roundup. It is fun to do, and helps you appreciate all the little things that bring us joy.
This past week saw both a trip up to Napier (see Thursday’s post about wine tasting and my next post … More