New Zealand is one of the first countries to welcome in the new year, so for us, all the festivities … More
Saturday ended with some positive news, and as life goes on, so too must blogmas for this year. Today, Sunday, … More
When you live somewhere, you often take a lot of things for granted. I sometimes forget how privileged I am to be able to walk to work through the Botanic Gardens and part of Thorndon on my way to work.
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.
The first Sunday of December is the day of the Thorndon Fair, which takes place (obviously!) in Thorndon, one of … More
For the third year in a row, we headed down to our local Sprig and Fern pub for a beer … More
Yes, a nice healthy blog post title this time around! Wellingtonians can probably relate a bit to this given that … More
Christmas is coming…and I’m partly organised at least. Cards and parcels are posted, some stocking fillers have been bought and … More
As I have mentioned many times in this blog before, one of the pleasures of living where we do is … More
The weather this week has been very up and down: lots of rain and wind with sunshine in between. However, … More