If we were having coffee…or even a cup of tea…we would agree not to talk about a five letter word … More
Here we are, half way through March already. As I mentioned on Saturday, you can really feel autumn is at … More
It is a grey and windy day here (northerlies at least, but still up to 110km/h) so not a day to be out gardening. Parts of the South Island are having some really awful weather, with gale force winds and heavy rain, so we have got away with things lightly.
Today is our cat, Charlie’s birthday. We wish him well as he reaches 13 years old today. You can find … More
In contrast to last Saturday’s gorgeous sunshine, today is overcast and windy. In fact, there has been pretty awful weather most of the week, with some gale force winds forcing flight cancellations and Civil Defence warnings about flooding in parts of South Canterbury in the South Island.
A bit of a strange week….with good things and bad things…with a lovely day on Wednesday and then having a … More
It’s Monday, it’s time for this week’s small pleasures. It was a busy week, which saw me up in Hawke’s … More
After yesterday’s torrential rain and grey skies, today is sunny and bright, and there was time to get outside and … More
This week’s small pleasures is coming to you on Sunday as I am off travelling for work again on Monday … More
The other day, I was talking to a colleague about, would you believe, lecturers who had inspired us when we … More