(observational notes of exquisitely ordinary moments) sundays are for … + a lie in + a big breakfast (us and our four visiting friends around the table) + a scenic drive + a locally made gin + a farewell for two + a lunch with two + a farewell for two more + a lazy […]
(observational notes of exquisitely ordinary moments) something to read i’ve got a pile of books sitting next to me that i am partway through, or have yet to begin. i do this a lot – buy books, then leave them sitting around in heaps until i’m good and ready to read them. the pile i’m […]
+++ 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.
sand, sea & sunshine as medicine +++
7:46am feels like a mega lie in for us – we are usually awake by 5:30 our furry flatmate is asleep on the bed, paws covering his eyes, making tiny snoring noises in the other room, the coffee grinder burrs into life, then i hear the coffee machine and the rustle of a brown paper […]