Where has time gone this year? It is only 10 weeks to Christmas and so only a bit less time … More
Can you tell me how we have reached October already? The daffodils are almost – but not completely – over, … More
Today in Wellington it is a glorious, sunny and warm day, in total contrast to yesterday’s gales, rain and chills. … More
As we reach the middle of August, there are clear signs of spring out there. There has been some very … More
It was almost a nice day here….lovely early this morning, but then it clouded over a bit. Still, not too … More
After last Saturday’s stormy and very wet weather, which had me at one point running out to move some pots that were flooded with water (and getting soaked in the process which took 5 minutes), the weather has calmed down again, and yesterday and today we have been treated to winter sun. Daytime temperatures hover around 14C, which for someone who grew up in Northern Europe is fine for winter (the locals shiver….).
Hello from a what has been lovely, sunny Wellington and on my birthday too! Yes, another year has gone by since the last one. Can I also suggest you look at the date? 3 x 7 = 21. How about that? Or is it just me that thought about it?
It is another lovely sunny Saturday today. Our terrace gets the sun in the afternoon, and it can be almost too hot to sit outside
If we were having coffee…or even a cup of tea…on this sunny Sunday morning, we would be sharing croissants and … More
Here we are at the end of January already. With wind, rain and sun this week, plants have either collapsed (the hymenocallis) or thrived (various).