Something Borrowed Summer is on its way! I am an absolute fiend for summer. It is by far my favourite season. I love being outside, swimming, eating simple, delicious food, feasting on strawberries and ice cream...summer to me is sunscreen and sweat and salt, skin that's always a bit hot and togs that are always … Continue reading The best movies for summer vibes
Hi! How are you all? As I write I'm in my office, but I'm sitting down on a super-comfy sofa, looking out some French doors at the garden outside. The doors are wide open so the sun can stream in across the floor, and it is just lovely to be here, to be honest. Or … Continue reading Change is in the air: a little life update!
Welcome to October! Ooh spooky, haha. We don't really do Halloween in New Zealand (although that statement gets a little less true every year!) and October here is the middle of spring – it's really not dark and spooky at all. Just terrifying in its own way because every year the trip from October to December … Continue reading Five things in September
I'm sensing a theme here... The last weekend of winter once again delivered glorious sunshine and some strong hints of spring for us. We celebrated with a trip to the park to ride bikes, kick the ball around, and generally soak up the sun. Check it out, we didn't even need long sleeves! 🙌 It … Continue reading Sunshine on the last weekend in winter (again)
I found a good thing about lockdown! Not all the forced family time, or the home baking, or the reminder of the joys in the simpler things in life – oh no. That was last lockdown, when we didn't feel like Covid had just been ceaselessly kicking us around for over eighteen months. This time round, … Continue reading August finds