It’s been a couple of weeks since I did a small pleasures post, so thought today I would resurrect the … More
25th April is Anzac Day in New Zealand and Australia. This is the day on which these two nations remember … More
This is the season of food. Whether you are in the northern hemisphere and enjoying soups, stews and hot chocolate, … More
Saturday ended with some positive news, and as life goes on, so too must blogmas for this year. Today, Sunday, … More
We’ve been to Napier three times for weekend breaks, and have enjoyed it every time. It’s a great place to … More
A week that began with the Labour Day holiday on Monday, and ended with a weekend in Napier, is no bad week.
Now in its thirtieth year, Floriade is an annual spring event here in Canberra. The first one was held to … More
I love buying flowers, though am a hopeless at arranging them. They bring a lightness and brightness to a room and lift the spirits on a dull day.
Red, orange and yellow, colours maybe more associated with autumn, seem to be the colours this winter (July is winter … More
Friday was Poppy Day, the day we in New Zealand buy our poppies prior to Anzac Day. This year marks … More