I started getting this post together on Sunday, and had to change my planned intro, as at 7pm we heard … More
Can you believe it is the 1st February already? I certainly can’t. There are lots of things I was going … More
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 is Monday again and time to reflect on this week’s small pleasures. There were flowers, there was food, there … More
The news this week has hardly been joyful…from coronavirus to the fires continuing in Australia to Brexit there is not … More
One of life’s small pleasures is the Monday holiday. That extra day that means a long weekend, and a shorter … More
Some weeks are full of small pleasures, others are quite the opposite. What with the news stories around the Whakaari/White … More
A bit of a strange week….with good things and bad things…with a lovely day on Wednesday and then having a … More
It is the Labour Day holiday weekend, and so this sunny Monday I have been at home, catching up with … More
This weekend saw us fly over The Ditch (as the Tasman Sea is affectionately known) for a mini break to Melbourne.