Today (Monday 7 June) is a public holiday in New Zealand.
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
Here we are, half way through March already. As I mentioned on Saturday, you can really feel autumn is at … More
The past week seems to have drifted by, with sunshine, rain and a little wind, heralding the last days of summer and the start of autumn. I have already seen feijoas for sale.
On Saturday night, the government announced that all of New Zealand, except Auckland, is going back up to Covid-alert Level 2. Auckland is now at Level 3, after more community outbreaks in the south of the city.
I started getting this post together on Sunday, and had to change my planned intro, as at 7pm we heard … More
Summer continues, with more sunny days, blue skies…and the odd bits of rain, which is of course great for the … More
If we were having coffee…or even a cup of tea…on this sunny Sunday morning, we would be sharing croissants and … More
Can you believe it is the 1st February already? I certainly can’t. There are lots of things I was going … More