Central

A quick trip last week to Central Otago to visit vineyards, talk turkey with viticulturists, admire the amazing scenery, have some sensational food and share our Pinot Noir love at Feast Wanaka. Sounds pretty good doesn’t it? There is always the odd hiccup and while our journey was brilliant we did spend several days travelling …

Rooster gone bad

Do you remember our rooster Tony?  Sadly he took a dislike to one of our hens (Gladys) and was caught trying to scalp her. Now that’s gratitude for you given he could free range 24/7, had 13 chickens to himself and a housekeeper (me) who cleaned his abode daily and served up the best tucker!  Try …

Happy New Year – it’s raining!

And you know what? I couldn’t care less! My garden is just loving this rain and more importantly, it is giving me the opportunity to be indoors and get another post happening. Last night was lovely … we spent it with some of our special neighbours, enjoying wonderful food and wine. And 2015 left us …