I was looking for a quote about reading to use in this post and came across this one from Jean Rhys: Reading makes immigrants of us all. It takes us away from home, but more important, it finds homes for us everywhere.
Mark Twain said: In the spring, I have counted 136 different kinds of weather inside of 24 hours. Well, he wasn’t wrong.
Early on Saturday morning, I stepped out along the part of the waterfront for the first time in many weeks. … More
What is your take on cucumber? I admit to a love-hate relationship. There was a period a few years ago … More
And so we moved on to the last two stops on our European trip – Glasgow and Edinburgh. I’m from … More
Following our visit to the beach on our first full day in Sydney, we decided on the Royal Botanic Gardens … More
Phew! It is Friday! Having coughed and sneezed through the week, taken a trip to Nelson and not got as much sleep as I would like, I finally feel I have some time to catch up with myself. So, what went on this week?
It is Friday evening, and I like to do a blog post at the end of the week to put … 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.
I have no idea what bug has hit me, but it has laid me low the past few days. Headaches, a strong desire for two hour naps, and a general feeling of weakness have plagued me since the end of last week.