So here we are – a SoS Level 4 lockdown post – I had hoped never to have to type … More
“The shortest day has passed, and whatever nastiness of weather we may look forward to in January and February, at least we notice that the days are getting longer. Minute by minute they lengthen out. It takes some weeks before we become aware of the change. It is imperceptible even as the growth of a child, as you watch it day by day, until the moment comes when with a start of delighted surprise we realize that we can stay out of doors in a twilight lasting for another quarter of a precious hour.” Vita Sackville-West
Oh what a miserable, grey and wet day it is here! Not a day to be out and gardening, or even taking photos for the blog. At least we heard there were no more community cases of Covid-19 after last week’s scare. Keep you fingers crossed for us that it stays like that!
Another post in the occasional series where we enjoy eating out at nice places! Being in Auckland this weekend to … More
Yesterday, Sunday, was Anzac Day, the day on which New Zealand and Australia remember all those who killed in war and also honours returned servicemen and women. T
After another pretty humid week, today started with rain, was followed by sun, and is now a bit grey and … More
Another week, another set of small pleasures. There was a visit to the bookshop, some lovely comments from fellow bloggers … More
Can you believe it is the 1st February already? I certainly can’t. There are lots of things I was going … More
It’s been a bit wild, weather wise this week, with some strong winds blowing, causing branches to break off trees … More
Greetings SoSers from a sunny Wellington, after many a rainy day this week. It has been wet and warm, the sort of weather that makes my hair frizz and things grow. I only have five more working days to go until three weeks of summer/Christmas holiday and I honestly can’t wait to be free of sitting at a computer all day.