Tamaki Makaurau / Auckland

In which the author drops in to say hello, and show some photos of the America’s Cup village on a non-racing day.

Stardate 74469.1

In which the author reflects on her time in Wellington, anticipates her new life in Auckland, and laments her knitting faux pas.

Vlog 3: Knitting Update

In this quick show and tell – I proudly natter on about yarn and my recently finished projects.

The whole world’s come undone

It was the weeks ago… Was it really three weeks ago? Time is a blur now. I was home and feeling rubbish – the sinusitis was really causing me great discomfort, and I had already told the office I was going to be working from home “until this all blew over”. My blue inhaler was…

Smelling the roses

Two years ago or so, I bought a couple of Albertine roses in the clearance bin at The Warehouse for $3.97 each. They looked really sorry, their roots were packed with sawdust, and I wasn’t sure they’d grow. But for less than $4 for climber. Well… And this year, they finally flowered. And they are…