What a great week! We’ve celebrated hubby’s 45th Birthday, our youngest daughter’s 8th Birthday and felt the love on Valentine’s Day, appreciating the amazing community of friends and neighbours that we and our children are blessed to have in our lives. Valentine’s Day fell on a Wednesday this year, which is my favourite day of […]
Valentine’s love on a weekend
Loved Valentine’s Day falling on a Sunday this year – what’s more it was a stunning, sunshine, summer’s day and the city of Wellington had something happening in every suburb and street. On the waterfront the Chinese New Year Festival took centre stage and we enjoyed a lovely visit to Capital E on Saturday to […]
Loving: Love Is All Around & a NOVICA Giveaway!
Happy Valentine’s Day! Regardless of whether or not you celebrate this historic day, it is a wonderful excuse to remember everyone you love in the world and remember that, even in chaos and sadness, there is always love. I was first awake in my house this morning, after a restless night of romantic dreams (lucky me!), […]
Things I’m Loving this week of lurve!
â™¥ Love my hubbie, who knows many ways to my heart but, on a Friday evening, these babies waiting for my consumption are the best! â™¥ Love Friday nights with the family on the beach, playing in the surf & turning into mermaids in the sand. â™¥ Love the thoughtfulness of a friend (who is […]
Year of the Tiger
Wellington celebrated the Chinese New Year with a wonderful parade yesterday. Dragons, firecrackers and ornate costumes proceeded through the streets and along the waterfront. We started off the day with chocolate all round for Valentine’s Day (any excuse!). The shops are now laden with chocolate from November through to April, what with Christmas, Valentine’s Day […]