I wasn’t sure where to begin with this week’s small pleasures – sunny days? Or should I mention getting dates … More
In a week where the news has been filled with some horrific images and events, it is even more important … More
Normally at this time of year I look back at small pleasures of the year, but somehow it doesn’t seem … More
In all honesty, I struggled a bit this week to find some small pleasures. It was just one of those weeks – bad weather, the cancellation of a foodie event and the Royal New Zealand Ballet’s Venus Rising programme due to Level 2 restrictions, and feeling a bit under the weather. But as usual, there were things to bring a smile and to remind us of the good things that are around us.
If we were having coffee…or even a cup of tea…we would, naturally, talk about the weather, about the cold, crisp … More
Another week in lockdown. New Zealand has a 4-level COVID-19 alert system, with each alert level telling the public what … More
So here we are again with another round of lockdown small pleasures. These can be as simple as a fun … More
It is Monday again, and I am determined to keep reminding myself of the small pleasures of the week. And … More
Today’s small pleasures comes to you from Hawke’s Bay, where I am on a work trip. The sun has been … More
This week’s small pleasures is coming to you on a Sunday again, not because I am travelling but because I am going to a Wellington on a Plate event.