I started getting this post together on Sunday, and had to change my planned intro, as at 7pm we heard … More
Can you believe it is the 1st February already? I certainly can’t. There are lots of things I was going … More
What a week in world news…from a plane crash in Indonesia, to the never ending tales of Covid, to the … More
One thing we can all agree on I am sure is that at this time of year we all like … More
A Tuesday evening in summer, just before Christmas, seemed like just the right time to go out for dinner as … More
Here we are, already half way through the month, with holidays fast approaching. I can hardly wait for the summer … More
I’ve been sitting for ages trying to think of a good opening sentence for this week’s small pleasures post. It was a week where we ate out at a favourite restaurant, when it felt that summer was here when we went to Thorndon Fair (not today though…rain again) and when we lit candles to mark the second Sunday in Advent.
For most of 2020, I have made a note each day of three things that have brought me joy, made me smile or just feel grateful for at that particular moment.
A few things have happened this week in the world. The endless wait for the US election results (phew!) came … More
Who can believe it is November already? 2020 has been such a strange year we all agree. Forgetting the headlines … More