Another week, another set of small pleasures. There was a visit to the bookshop, some lovely comments from fellow bloggers … More
This week’s small pleasures comes to you on the Wellington Anniversary holiday. What a treat it is to have a long weekend like this during the summer after being back at work for two weeks!
What a week in world news…from a plane crash in Indonesia, to the never ending tales of Covid, to the … More
This week’s small pleasures come to you from a week which straddled two years. We all have our views on … More
Two hundred and twenty two small pleasures posts! Gosh…I have been writing on this themes for quite a while, and … 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.
Today is the last day of November, St Andrew’s Day (patron saint of several countries including Scotland) and also the … More
If we were having coffee…or even a cup of tea…we would be sipping orange pekoe from tLeafT and eating miniature … More
There is a small vegetable market on Wednesdays down by the Pipitea Campus of the university which I may have … More
A few things have happened this week in the world. The endless wait for the US election results (phew!) came … More