Summer continues, with more sunny days, blue skies…and the odd bits of rain, which is of course great for the … More
Can you believe it is the 1st February already? I certainly can’t. There are lots of things I was going … More
What a week in world news…from a plane crash in Indonesia, to the never ending tales of Covid, to the … More
This week’s small pleasures come to you from a week which straddled two years. We all have our views on … More
One thing we can all agree on I am sure is that at this time of year we all like … More
I’ve been sitting for ages trying to think of a good opening sentence for this week’s small pleasures post. It was a week where we ate out at a favourite restaurant, when it felt that summer was here when we went to Thorndon Fair (not today though…rain again) and when we lit candles to mark the second Sunday in Advent.
Gosh…week 47 of the year (according to my diary), and only 45 days until the end of the year (again, according to my diary).
On Saturday evening in Christchurch we headed over to New Regent Street, a really pretty terraced street. The precinct, opened … More
Every now and again, it is worth splurging on a treat. This Saturday evening, a friend and I headed down … More
What a week! We have had storms and we have had sunshine (sometimes both in one day). I received notification … More