October already…and we are well into spring now. The days are longer, there are flowers everywhere and hay fever sufferers … More
Peony season is here… You can find Thistles and Kiwis on Facebook, and also on Instagram @thistlesandkiwis. As for Twitter….am totally … More
Place: Botanic Gardens, Wellington, New Zealand. You can find Thistles and Kiwis on Facebook, and also on Instagram @thistlesandkiwis. As for … More
After another pretty humid week, today started with rain, was followed by sun, and is now a bit grey and … More
Greetings from a warm, sunny Wellington, where we are being deafened in the garden by cicadas and some rather loud … More
Another week, another set of small pleasures. There was a visit to the bookshop, some lovely comments from fellow bloggers … More
It is another lovely sunny Saturday today. Our terrace gets the sun in the afternoon, and it can be almost too hot to sit outside
The hydrangeas in the Botanic Gardens are beginning to fade…but still look as beautiful.
As I sit here in my shorts typing this post, I am well aware that the majority of SoS’ers are either gazing out at snow and/or staying indoors on the sofa with a pot of tea.
It’s been a bit wild, weather wise this week, with some strong winds blowing, causing branches to break off trees … More