I’m writing this on a sunny Saturday autumn afternoon, which was not what I was expecting. It looked like it would rain today, and it certainly poured down last night, but so far it has been quite a bright day.
As I sit here in my shorts typing this post, I am well aware that the majority of SoS’ers are either gazing out at snow and/or staying indoors on the sofa with a pot of tea.
Today is Waitangi Day, the national day of New Zealand. It marks the anniversary of the initial signing of the … More
After a very wet week, the sun has returned. I was able to get out and finish some of the planting, a little bit of repotting, and stand back to consider how much everything has suddenly grown
Gosh…October already…where has the year gone? It is well and truely spring here (see Wednesday’s post for proof!). My daffodils … More
Well, almost wordless….a bit of information about things I have had for lunch recently working from home. Enjoy! You can … More
What a glorious, sunny day it is today – it really feels like spring. Certainly, the garden is looking spring … More
This week’s Wordless Wednesday is all about seeds….. You can find Thistles and Kiwis on Facebook, and also on Instagram@thistleandkiwis. As … More
Another Saturday already: it is hard to believe it is half-way through February already. In a week where a temperature … More
The last day of November, and the sun is shining and I was outside in shorts enjoying the warm weather. … More