“Is the spring coming?” he said. “What is it like?”… “It is the sun shining on the rain and the … More
Here we are again, with the 101st small pleasures post! I feel I ought to celebrate or something….anyway, here we … More
We’ve had some pretty awful weather this week – rain and cold southerlies. The sort of weather where you really … More
The week seems to have flown by, and here we are again for a round of this week’s small pleasures. … More
So here we are at the end of week 1 of Blogmas and Christmas only a couple of weeks away. … More
The daily walk just now is punctuated by early sunlight shining through the leaves of the trees, of the sounds of birds, and by new sights each day.
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.
I am a morning person. It is when I am my best and most productive. Afternoons are the worst, and … More
I was at Pilates this evening, stretching out my stressed and tight limbs, when I realised I had that scratchy … More
Having spent Saturday night watching the election results from New Zealand (enough said…), we recovered by heading out on Sunday … More