I’m a day early with this week’s small pleasures, as I am off up to Hamilton tomorrow, Monday. As I … More
After a rather blustery couple of days, we are back to blue skies and sunshine, but I, on the other hand, am feeling lousy. Nothing more serious than the dull aches, dry throat and desire to sleep off the start of a cold, but enough for me to take a day of work, have both a morning nap and an afternoon nap, and read a book.
It is a gorgeous sunny day here in Wellington. The skies are blue, the cicadas are singing and it really … More
With the death toll in Christchurch having risen to 50 since my last post, and a country still in shock, it is at times like this that we have to remember the good things in life. We need to think about the small pleasures that bring smiles to our faces and joy to our hearts.
Yesterday, 49 people were shot and killed in Christchurch. The attack has shocked the nation. I am sure you have … More
It is now officially autumn. We have had some more rain, but also some more sun, including this afternoon. The … More
It’s Monday, it’s a new week…and it’s time to think about the small pleasures of the past week. It is … More
Kia ora koutou from Wellington…where just like last week, the sky is blue and we are being deafened by cicadas. Thanks … More
Hello again and Happy New Year wonderful gardening bloggers! We were in Brisbane last week, so this is my first … More
The days around Christmas and New Year are, if you are on holiday like we are, a chance to go those places that at weekends get forgotten in the piles of ironing, grocery shopping and laundry.