Welcome to Thistles and Kiwis Blogmas 2017! Being in the Southern Hemisphere, Christmas is in the summer, so no big … More
Phew! Here we almost at the end of November already, and almost at the end of 2017. I am writing … More
If we were having a coffee…or even a cup of tea
Whilst the northern hemisphere enjoys autumnal feasts and the fruits of the season such as persimmons, apples and pears, we … More
So here we are again with a round up of a few small pleasures of the week. I talked about … More
It’s time again for this week’s small pleasures, a way of focussing the mind on the little things that bring a smile to the face.
Having spent Saturday night watching the election results from New Zealand (enough said…), we recovered by heading out on Sunday … More
So here we are again, this Monday evening in New Zealand, and time to reflect on this week’s small pleasures.
I woke up this Sunday and realised that I had the whole day ahead of me, with no plans. What … More
This week, I had the luxury of two days off work – Wednesday which I wrote about here, and Friday. … More