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South Pacific Interlude

We momentarily put a rain soaked winter behind us ….

… and for a couple of weeks were able to live in a tropical paradise. … 799 more words

Sarah The Gardener

Seasonal Cooking | MID WINTER - Dishes Not to Be Missed

Man it’s cold! Put on another jumper and enjoy these highlights from our Mid Winter classic recipes.

You can browse all of our Mid Winter recipes here: 235 more words


Venturing North to Gore Bay

We took a leisurely drive north, today, for the first time since a magnitude 7.8 earthquake struck North Canterbury last November and closed off most of the South Island’s Northern section of State Highway One.  145 more words


Shortest Day

Every year I watch the sun rise later and later, gradually creeping north along the mountain ridge line to the north of my small holding, until it reaches its final destination on the north-west slope of Mt Cass. 73 more words


Simple Pleasures

Mark this day on the calendar. For five hours straight, the sun shone warmly down on mid-Michigan from a cloudless blue sky. In February.

Phenomenal. Glorious. Magnificent.

Thank you, Lord.


Winter's MidPoint (in the Central Rockies)

Although we talk quite frequently about “seasons”, the concept of a season is actually far more abstract in nature than the manner in which it is typically discussed.   784 more words