A cold in summer is one of the worst things. You are all snuffly, headache-y and generally miserable, but you … More
It’s been ages since I did one of Cee’s Share Your World challenges, but with a little bit of time … More
After our long train trip on the Northern Explorer, an excellent dinner on Friday evening, and a good night’s sleep we had a few hours to spend in Auckland before flying home.
Last year on our trip to Sydney, we took a trip to Manly. As I wrote last year, the trip … More
A week that began with the Labour Day holiday on Monday, and ended with a weekend in Napier, is no bad week.
So here we are again, with another round of this week’s small pleasures. I think this is such an important … More
I’m writing this on Sunday evening while feeling a bit under the weather… that blocked head, itchy eye feeling when … More
As this year’s Wellington on a Plate draws to a close, and the nominations for the top five burgers, cocktails … More
Gosh…here we are…Friday already. I don’t know about you, but 2017 seems to be flying past in record time. It’s … More
Today, 3rd July, is my birthday. Here, of course, in New Zealand, it is the middle of winter, but growing … More