Another week, another rise in Covid cases, but also a rise in those getting vaccinated, which at least is a … More
It is the end of the month, and time for a little round up of what I have been reading. As usual, it was quite a varied mix, with some things to recommend.
Can you believe it is the 1st February already? I certainly can’t. There are lots of things I was going … More
What a week in world news…from a plane crash in Indonesia, to the never ending tales of Covid, to the … 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
Who can believe it is November already? 2020 has been such a strange year we all agree. Forgetting the headlines … More
If we were having coffee…or even a cup of tea…we would be sipping tLeafTea’s Earl Grey blue flower and eating … More
If we were having coffee…or even a cup of tea…
Here we are almost at the end of July already, and, bit by bit, the mornings are definitely getting brighter. We have had several days of bright, winter sun, and it looks like a few more days to come as well, which of course always lifts the spirits and gladdens the heart. So without further ado, here are some of this week’s small pleasures