Place: Botanic Gardens, Wellington, New Zealand. You can find Thistles and Kiwis on Facebook, and also on Instagram @thistlesandkiwis. As for … More
It is already nearing the end of September and I just don’t know where the time is going. Our clocks … More
We are now well in to September, and it is 9 years since we first visited Wellington prior to us … More
It has been a lovely sunny day, warm enough to sit outside with a cup of tea and a book. … More
Today in Wellington it is a glorious, sunny and warm day, in total contrast to yesterday’s gales, rain and chills. … More
It was almost a nice day here….lovely early this morning, but then it clouded over a bit. Still, not too … More
A few things have happened this week in the world. The endless wait for the US election results (phew!) came … More
So here we are on a rather grey, windy and rainy Monday, and time to recall the small pleasures of the week and ignore the weather outside. First up, of course, we have to mention Jacinda Ardern being elected for a second term.
So….here we are…another Monday…..and the skies are grey and the rain is pouring down in contrast to weather earlier last … More
Here we are with the first small pleasures post of October. Spring is well and truly here, with lighter evenings, flowers everywhere and the promise of warmer days to come.