i have cupboards full of ceramics collected from my travels around the globe. they make great (if somewhat fragile) souvenirs, each one reminding me of a place we visited. now some of my favourite ceramics are made right here on waiheke island. here’s three locals worth following / supporting: 1 // thea ceramics esther’s work […]
+++ A couple of Sundays ago I went for a walk around the coast from Little Oneroa to Fisherman’s Rock a few bays around. It was a stunning morning, sunlight glinting on the water making the hormosira banksii (Neptune’s necklace) shine like jewels in the rock pools.
+++ worth getting out of bed for
Matariki, winter solstice, Whiro (the new moon) objects of desire: ceramic bowls, a tidy home, tomatoes on sourdough toast, nordic bakery cinnamon buns home-made pizza dough* paperbacks by Māori authors & locally made photography books, like the incredible work of Sara McIntyre in her recently published work: Observations of a Rural Nurse poem writing during […]
something good that’s come of working from home – seeing these two kererū (native nz wood pigeons) hopping along the fence line outside our window and chasing each other around the property. what’s something good that’s happened for you this week?