At my work book club this week, we are to bring along our favourite book of the year. Not an … More
I was looking for a quote about reading to use in this post and came across this one from Jean Rhys: Reading makes immigrants of us all. It takes us away from home, but more important, it finds homes for us everywhere.
Do you ever start to read a book and not want it to end? A book so delightful or well-written … More
st week was Wellington Heritage week, an opportunity to see inside familiar and not so familiar houses and buildings around the city. This year I managed to get to see three listed heritage buildings in Thorndon. It was a gloriously sunny day, so lovely to walk through the Botanic Gardens to see the three houses open for the event.
I am sure we all have certain things we like to read about: for me it is biographies of dancers … More
Finally, some time to catch up with award posts! Thank you so much Don’t Give a Jam for nominating me … More
I realised yesterday that I had better get on with writing this year’s Christmas cards if I want to them … More
It’s been lovely to be nominated by Raphaela over at Hummingbird Redemption for the Brotherhood of the World Bloggers Award! Thank you … More
This week I read a really lovely piece in The New Yorker on food in literature, about the joy of … More
So it is time for Cee’s Challenge this week. I started the day with a 7am barre class and ended … More