As some of you know, I don’t work on a Wednesday. It gives me time to catch up, make appointments, … More
Here we are, Monday again and well into the second half of the year. You can feel the days gradually getting a little longer, and while we still need our sweaters and padded coats, there are days where our coats are open and scarves moved to our bags.
It is hard to believe it is already half way through January already. Holidays seem far away and the daily … More
Like many people who remained fully employed during lockdown, I have not used as much annual leave as I would … More
For part two of my personal highlights of 2019, I’m going to turn to tastes and travels. Whereas travels are … More
This week’s small pleasures is coming to you on a Sunday again, not because I am travelling but because I am going to a Wellington on a Plate event.
Here we are again, Monday evening, and a time for a round up of this week’s small pleasures. I missed The Propagator’s Six on Saturday this week as we were away for the weekend, but could not resist heading up this post with a photo of another of the miniature daffodils that have flowered and make our terrace look like spring.
I have rediscovered the positive benefits of idling, of doing little, of spending time not doing much. There is no … More
This time next week will be Christmas Eve, so there will be no Small Pleasures post as we will be … More
The nights are drawing in as we are now in May and the middle of autumn. Some of the leaves … More