Another week, another set of small pleasures, those little things that bring us joy and a smile to our faces. Autumn is here, so it is time to plan reading lists, trawl recipe books for seasonal eating ideas and look forward to the Easter break. So without further ado, here are some of the good things of the past week.
This week’s small pleasures #221
Here we are, already half way through the month, with holidays fast approaching. I can hardly wait for the summer … More
This week’s small pleasures #217
Gosh…week 47 of the year (according to my diary), and only 45 days until the end of the year (again, according to my diary).
What’s been happening – August 2020
I used to do a summary of what I had been reading, watching and listening to at the end of … More
Words on Wednesday: Three Historic Houses
st week was Wellington Heritage week, an opportunity to see inside familiar and not so familiar houses and buildings around the city. This year I managed to get to see three listed heritage buildings in Thorndon. It was a gloriously sunny day, so lovely to walk through the Botanic Gardens to see the three houses open for the event.
This week’s small pleasures #138
Coming to you a day early again as I am off on yet another work trip tomorrow, Monday, are this week’s small pleasures.
Thoughts on Thursday: autumn
After a rather blustery couple of days, we are back to blue skies and sunshine, but I, on the other hand, am feeling lousy. Nothing more serious than the dull aches, dry throat and desire to sleep off the start of a cold, but enough for me to take a day of work, have both a morning nap and an afternoon nap, and read a book.
This week’s small pleasures #110
It’s been a couple of weeks since I did a small pleasures post, so thought today I would resurrect the … More
August in Wellington sees the final days of the New Zealand International Film Festival, the start of Wellington on a … More
Cuba Dupa: where the streets are alive to the sound of music
It is Cuba Dupa time again! Wellington’s annual street festival took place this weekend, a fun event that takes over … More