The biggest small pleasure this week was the return of Charlie on Sunday morning. A neighbour returning from holiday, found … 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
This week’s Wordless Wednesday showcases the Wellington waterfront on Saturday morning, when we had glorious, sunny weather that was positively … 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
Can I make a suggestion? Take a Wednesday off from work.
Some of you might well have seen the recent Quality of Life survey as published in the Financial Times (the survey … More
This Sunday we finally made it to the Gallipoli: The Scale of Our War exhibition at Te Papa museum. When … More
I’m writing this on Anzac Day, which this year also marks 100 years of the New Zealand and Australian troops … More