Monthly Archives: July 2016

July 26, 2016 … wildly variable weather

Winter in Wellington is a total lottery. Statistically, the season is wetter, windier and colder, but any given day can range from howling wind and rain to mirror calm and clear sunlight. With family and friends in town, I visited … Continue reading

Posted in Architecture, Birds, Landscapes, Maritime, Moon, Reflections, Seasons, Sunset, Waves, Weather, Wellington | 1 Comment

July 13, 2016 … elapsed time

Oh darn, another guilt trip. I did not envisage ever letting so much time pass between editions. My defense is that we had a major family event and visitors over the last week as a major distraction from the routine … Continue reading

Posted in Adventure, Cars, Family, Landscapes, Maritime, Southwards Car Museum | 2 Comments

July 1, 2016 – past the halfway mark

We are in the second half of the year now, and on the long slow haul through the worst months of our Southern winter. Mary and I are just back from a sudden trip to Whakatane in the Bay of … Continue reading

Posted in adversity, Bay of Plenty, Family, Lakes, Landscapes, Light, mountains, Rotorua, Whakatane | 3 Comments