If we were having coffee…or even a cup of tea… we would talk about how one of life’s pleasures is … More
If we were having coffee…or even a cup of tea…we would talk about Friday morning’s offshore earthquakes – a 7.1 at East Cape which was felt across the country (and which woke me up), and a 7.4 and 8.1 in the Kermadec Islands.
Yesterday in my Small Pleasures post, I briefly mentioned that last week we had dinner at Noble Rot Wine Bar. … More
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.
If you have been following Thistles and Kiwis for a while, you might remember previous visits to Wellington on a … More
Every now and again, it is worth splurging on a treat. This Saturday evening, a friend and I headed down … More
It is Monday again and time to reflect on this week’s small pleasures. There were flowers, there was food, there … More
It’s Monday, it’s time for this week’s small pleasures. It was a busy week, which saw me up in Hawke’s … More
I’m a day early with this week’s small pleasures, as I am off up to Hamilton tomorrow, Monday. As I … More
What a week…it started well with some glorious sunshine, with sushi in the park for lunch, with sitting outside at … More