It has been a lovely sunny day, warm enough to sit outside with a cup of tea and a book. … 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 is the end of July already, day 212 of the year, and a gloriously sunny day with bright blue skies.
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….).
June 2021 was the hottest on record here in New Zealand. The average temperature for the month was 2C above … More
The shortest day approaches here in the Southern Hemisphere. It is the season of dark mornings walking to work, cooler days and time to rug up and light candles.
I am starting to type this while eating breakfast, because we are off to a wine tasting event this afternoon … More
What amazing weather we have been having this autumn! While the early mornings and evenings are a little chilly, day time temperatures are almost better than some of the days this summer
The first of May already…hard to believe. You can really feel it is autumn, with colder mornings and darker evenings, … More