It has been two weeks since I spent any time with the plants around the house, partly due to the … More
After a mostly sunny week, with lots of bright blue skies, today is overcast and grey. I did get in … More
It is May already, and the days are growing shorter, the nights longer. It has been such a strange year, … More
In New Zealand and Australia it is Anzac Day. But this year there were no dawn services: the first time … More
It is Saturday again, and we are still in our bubbles. The bulb order has yet to be placed, but … More
st week was Wellington Heritage week, an opportunity to see inside familiar and not so familiar houses and buildings around the city. This year I managed to get to see three listed heritage buildings in Thorndon. It was a gloriously sunny day, so lovely to walk through the Botanic Gardens to see the three houses open for the event.
It is the Labour Day holiday weekend, and so this sunny Monday I have been at home, catching up with … More
I think we have had the weather of four seasons this week…there has been sun (remember last weekend when it … More
Gosh…how quickly this week has gone! I can’t believe it is Saturday already again. Our clocks go forward tomorrow, so we are definitely entering a period of longer days.
Spring is really here! The first asparagus is in the shops, the Botanic Gardens are looking stunning (tomorrow is Tulip … More