Christmas is just around the corner…along with summer holidays and time to read, relax and recuperate from 2021. I can … More
A few things have happened this week in the world. The endless wait for the US election results (phew!) came … More
Since last week’s small pleasures post I have gone shopping, eaten out and bought flowers. I know. 6 weeks ago … More
It’s Monday evening, on a day that started cold and wet and ended warm and sunny. That is autumn for you!
What a contrast in weather to last weekend! The shorts have been put away and the sweaters are being brought … More
One of the nicest places to spend a little time in is the Lady Norwood Rose Garden, part of the … More
Do you ever find yourself drawn to make a particular recipe for no obvious reason, but you just want to have a go?
While lots of bloggers in the northern hemisphere are writing about autumn, pumpkins, leaves falling off trees and getting cosy, down here we are in the process of celebrating spring.
Despite a great trip to Sydney, a long weekend in the Wairarapa and last weekend’s short trip to Taranaki, this … More
What a week…it started well with some glorious sunshine, with sushi in the park for lunch, with sitting outside at … More