31 Oct 2008

My lost summer holiday

This is where I was supposed to spend a week last June with a house party of friends, in the sun; but the home office was holding my passport hostage - grrrrr. As I write this and think about the lovely sunshine I would have enjoyed (last summer and this summer in the UK were rubbish), it has just started hailing against the window....... oh how I miss the sun!

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30 Oct 2008

A kiwi in London

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29 Oct 2008

Potential, potential, potential

I have been dreaming about having the money and being on the right side of the world to buy this and do it up. It would be gorgeous and in one of my favourite parts of Wellington.

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27 Oct 2008

Charlotte Casadejus

I first saw Charlotte's gorgeous creations at the House & Garden fair at Olympia about five years ago. So clever she takes vintage fabrics, jewelery and crystals to make the most wonderful cushions etc - v clever

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26 Oct 2008


The wonderful Wairarapa, NZ; my parents place, the river, our bush hut and the divine Holly dog - a huge contrast to living in London!

What to see more of the Wairarapa - check out the Wairarapa Appreciation Society Facebook page

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25 Oct 2008

Hampstead and Fenton House

I had a lovely time last Saturday with a couple of my work mates, wandering around Hampstead and visiting the lovely National Trust property Fenton house.

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