We are now well in to September, and it is 9 years since we first visited Wellington prior to us … More
If we were having coffee…or even a cup of tea…we would, of course, talk about the weather. About flooding in … More
In a week that saw Wellington go back up to Covid Alert Level 2 (extended on Sunday for another 48 hours), closure of the Trans Tasman bubble for a few days, and lots of rain, it has been even more important to think about the small pleasures in life.
The past week seems to have drifted by, with sunshine, rain and a little wind, heralding the last days of summer and the start of autumn. I have already seen feijoas for sale.
I started getting this post together on Sunday, and had to change my planned intro, as at 7pm we heard … More
So….here we are…another Monday…..and the skies are grey and the rain is pouring down in contrast to weather earlier last … More
If you read last Thursday’s post, you will have seen that we recently took a short trip up to Napier … More
If we were having coffee…or even a cup of tea…it would, of course, not be face to face. I would … More
Monday…a day of no plans. Being owed some time off, I decided to have a day to myself, not particularly … More
It is Friday, the sun is shining, and I took an extra day off work (Monday is the Labour Day holiday here in New Zealand). What is not to like? Well, the fact I have a cold. Never mind, it hasn’t stopped me enjoying some good things to eat this week.