It has been a lovely sunny week here – of course, because I returned to work and the office on … More
You know what it is like when you go on holiday, you either come back to a garden decimated by … More
Pictures taken: Lady Norwood Rose Garden 28.12.20 You can find Thistles and Kiwis on Facebook, and also on Instagram@thistleandkiwis. As for … More
Happy New Year! Another interesting date this week too, with 0, 1 and 2 forming a nice pattern. Anyway, I … More
So here we are – the second last Saturday of 2020 and the first day of three weeks away from … More
Greetings SoSers from a sunny Wellington, after many a rainy day this week. It has been wet and warm, the sort of weather that makes my hair frizz and things grow. I only have five more working days to go until three weeks of summer/Christmas holiday and I honestly can’t wait to be free of sitting at a computer all day.
After a cold week, with lots of rain (including the sort rain that wakes you up at 4am), today was … More
In all honesty, I struggled a bit this week to find some small pleasures. It was just one of those weeks – bad weather, the cancellation of a foodie event and the Royal New Zealand Ballet’s Venus Rising programme due to Level 2 restrictions, and feeling a bit under the weather. But as usual, there were things to bring a smile and to remind us of the good things that are around us.
It is hard to believe it is the end of August already. I know we are all in agreement that … More
What a glorious, sunny day it is today – it really feels like spring. Certainly, the garden is looking spring … More