Mahia Peninsula at night | Some Days & Sage

Summer | In Summary

Summer 2015/2016 Instagram Sum Up // @sage.em Left to right // Mahia Beach / Snap from the Neat Places Christmas party at Supreme Supreme / A summer night on the Port Hills / Mahia Beach / Entrance way details at home / Farmlife walks, Hawkes Bay / Kadett Cafe / Strawberry Cloud Cake for Christmas / Kinikini bush walk, Mahia / My Family Table cookbook / Canterbury […]

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Formal Green Garden | Some Days & Sage

Garden | Mum’s Summer Garden (Part II)

As promised, here is Part II of my mum’s summer garden. I took some snaps when I was home in Hawkes Bay for Christmas. Photos (top to bottom) // Olive tree, macrocarpa hedge, box (buxus) hedging, Christmas lillies, gaura, climbing roses and vibernum hedging with gravel paths / The cirtus grove and barbque zone / Catmint, corokia and […]

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Green Pesto Soba Noodle Salad | Healthy Salads | 4ate7 Wholefoods

Recipe | Green Pesto Soba Noodle Salad

Today’s recipe is shared with us by 4ate7 Wholefoods – two incredible girls who are strong believers in clean, wholesome eating. The Christchurch-based sisters, Rosa and Margo Flanagan, have always had magical hands when it comes to preparing healthy and delicious food, and have recently begun sharing their passion on social media which has sparked the interest of many. […]

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Hydrangea Garden | Some Days & Sage

Garden | Mum’s Summer Garden (Part I)

I spent this Christmas eating, drinking and relaxing at my childhood home in Hawkes Bay with my family. It was ideal. Following my post on mum’s spring garden, I’m sharing two summer garden posts with snippets of the property I grew up on. Taking the time to appreciate this garden now that I’m older, there’s no wonder I love gardening […]

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Heart-warming & Healthy Banana Bread Recipe | Some Days & Sage

Recipe | Heart-Warming Banana Bread

Sometimes the opportunity to sit down with a cup of tea and a slice of homemade banana bread is a necessary respite from the day. Especially when you can do it surrounded by those you love. This recipe is for Aunty Monique and those others who have requested it this week. It’s a goodie. Heart-Warming Banana Bread Ingredients: ¼ cup […]

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