As I have already mentioned in other posts this week, New Zealand is in a lockdown period for 4 weeks. … More
Well, we in New Zealand are getting ready for a lockdown, which will come into force from midnight tonight. The … More
For this week’s Wordless Wednesday post, we enter the Begonia House at the Botanic Gardens in Wellington, where I went … More
This week’s Wordless Wednesday is all about seeds….. You can find Thistles and Kiwis on Facebook, and also on Instagram@thistleandkiwis. As … More
If we were having coffee…or even a cup of tea…or most likely a glass of wine…we would be sitting outside … More
Another Saturday already: it is hard to believe it is half-way through February already. In a week where a temperature … More
I started this post in sunshine, listening to cicadas and finishing the post looking out at grey skies. A real … More
This week’s Wordless Wednesday features visitors to the garden this evening enjoying the bee balm bergamot. The leaves and blooms … More
February is here, the summer (though it has not been a good one at all) continues. The first day of the month, being a Saturday, has meant time to potter a bit outside and think about what to share on Six on Saturday.
It is the Wellington Anniversary Weekend here, and so a long weekend and Monday holiday. I’ve only been back to work a week, but already feel in need of a day off!