ng coffee…or even a cup of tea…we would be sitting on this lovely winter’s day, we would be enjoying some Earl Grey tea and a piece of cake I made this morning. I would tell you I saw the first narcissus underneath the gingko tree in the Botanic Gardens this morning. You smile.
Whenever I start writing a small pleasures post, I start with looking at what photos I have taken during the week. Sometimes they inspire, sometimes there isn’t a lot to report. This week there were lots of small pleasures, including three days of holiday.
Today (Monday 7 June) is a public holiday in New Zealand.
Some weeks are better than others, and what with not feeling particularly well at the start, and then some pretty miserable weather at the end, it wasn’t the best week.
Although summer is my favourite season (if I had to have one), there is a lot to like about autumn … More
As I mentioned in a previous post, I have just moved to a trial four day working week. Wednesdays are going to be my ‘day off’, and I need to really think how to use the time.
I always start this post on a Sunday, and to be honest had to really think about what to write … More
Here we are in May already, and time for the first small pleasures post of the month. It is autumn … More
It is somehow hard to believe it is almost half way through the month already. Easter has come and gone, … More
I wasn’t quite sure where to start this week. I’ve been on holiday which has been wonderful.