. . . apart from the acquisition of these rather lovely button necklaces, purchased off TradeMe for $20.
and the glorious crunchy deliciousness of frost on the grass on my walks in the morning. I especially walked across the soccer field which was pristine in its whiteness - and enjoyed the footsteps I left behind.
(Sigh) but that's about it for winter really. Bitterly cold inside the house and jolly hard to knuckle down and work in such a temperature.