As I mentioned in a previous post, I have just moved to a trial four day working week. Wednesdays are going to be my ‘day off’, and I need to really think how to use the time.
If we were having coffee…or even a cup of tea…on this sunny Sunday morning, we would be sharing croissants and … More
So here we are again with another round of lockdown small pleasures. These can be as simple as a fun … More
Here in the Southern Hemisphere we are transitioning from winter to spring. None of that ‘going back to school’ or end of summer here, but a joy that the days are getting longer and a sense that it is time to make plans.
Actually, I was tempted to rename this post “This week’s small pleasures: the food edition” because that is what it … More
This week we actually have a round up of the week’s small pleasures on a Monday. Not only that, but … More
For the third week in a row, This week’s small pleasures is coming to you on a Sunday. Yes, the … More
I am quite happy to admit that breakfast is a meal I enjoy. Those first tastes of the day, the … More
The book sits there, tantalising me to open it and sample its offerings. Promises of elegant and exquisite tastes, of … More
Whilst the northern hemisphere enjoys autumnal feasts and the fruits of the season such as persimmons, apples and pears, we … More