There is a small vegetable market on Wednesdays down by the Pipitea Campus of the university which I may have … More
What a week! Travel, having an awful cough and a bit of a cold, going to films on the New Zealand International Film Festival and having our first tastes of Wellington on a Plate…yes, our diaries have been rather full, so all the more important to stop and remember the highlights.
Would you believe this is blog post number 1000? It is fortunate it is a small pleasures post, as they … More
It’s that time again for a round up of a few small pleasures from the week. Coming to you a day early again as I am off up to Rotorua.
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.
Saturday saw the first day of spring, and it was a lovely, sunny day too. But today, Monday feels like … More
Since I was on holiday in Canberra and Melbourne last week, I have a lot of small pleasures to share, … More
Like Nigel Slater, my heart always melts when I see a bunch of radishes. There is something about the shape … More
We still have hot, summery weather here in Wellington, and I’m sitting here in a summer dress and bare feet … More
If we were having coffee, or even a cup of tea, we would talk about the weather, and how nice … More