Monthly Archive: January 2022

Rubirosa

A waiter, sporting a jaunty fedora, attempted to explain the restaurant’s name. ‘Rubirosa. He was from Europe. Italy, I think. I heard he was this man who used to be a playboy and he...

Red Clover Tea

I’m gobsmacked by the untold teas displayed on supermarket shelves. I shouldn’t be -most fresh off the blocks ‘manufactured’ products not much more than a copywriter whizz kid and a computer aided design nanosecond...

Hay, Hay, Hay

In the course of the last few years, those sniffing around for a lifestyle block have discovered the Fairlie district big time. And they in turn have attracted agricultural contractors who cater to their...