Some weeks are better than others, and what with not feeling particularly well at the start, and then some pretty miserable weather at the end, it wasn’t the best week.
Another week, another set of small pleasures. There was a visit to the bookshop, some lovely comments from fellow bloggers … More
Fellow New Zealand blogger Zimmerbitch hosts a virtual tea party each month, where we can all get together virtually and … More
When I lived in Scotland, kale was the dark, green leafy vegetable that you bought when there wasn’t much else. It was tough, a bit bitter, and you kind of felt you were eating it because it was good for you (it is full of vitamin C) rather than for enjoyment.
Monday has come around again, and time to reflect on this week’s small pleasures. It was not a particularly good … More
It’s Monday, it’s time for this week’s small pleasures. It was a busy week, which saw me up in Hawke’s … More
What is nicer than taking a day off work in the middle of the week, when everyone else is at … More
2017 was supposed to be the year I pickled and preserved. It didn’t happen apart from some gorgeous (with many … More
Saturday ended with some positive news, and as life goes on, so too must blogmas for this year. Today, Sunday, … More
Way back in September 2015, I wrote a post When life gives you lemons…make a cake, and as I … More