It seems ages since we had our short trip to Dunedin: we are back at work and daily life goes … More
It is back to Dunedin for this week’s Wordless Wednesday. Captions on the pictures You can find Thistles and Kiwis … More
I have always been fascinated by albatrosses. With their size, ability to fly long distances and their sometimes comical take-offs … More
As I sat down to map out blog posts on our recent holiday, I struggled to think how to structure them and what to do in what order. It has taken a bit of work but I have decided to do three more posts after today: one on the Royal Albatross Centre, one on ‘things to do indoors’ and one on street art. Hope you will come along for the journey.
We are just back today from a short trip down to Dunedin, the ‘Edinburgh of the South’ and the second … More
This will be the last small pleasures post of 2020, and also my penultimate post of the year. In the past, I have done a series of highlights of the year, but it just doesn’t feel right at the moment.
It’s Monday again, so time for a round up of this week’s small pleasures, so important to look for in, … More
This week’s small pleasures comes to you on the first day of my ‘staycation’. I’m taking a week off work … More
At this time of year, when the cold weather sets in, it is important to have a few little treats lined up. With our planned three-week trip to Canada obviously cancelled, we decided to head up north to Napier in the Hawke’s Bay region for a few days winter break
It is the first day of June, the Queen’s Birthday holiday here in New Zealand (complete with a 21 gun salute at noon) and also the start of winter.