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Foxtrot Parlour, Ponsonby Central

Foxtrot Parlour is always buzzing with people when I visit Ponsonby Central on the weekends and I can see why.

Once you see their food cabinets and the sweet treats displayed on the counter, you will want to order one of everything! 118 more words


Brava Baduzzi

This little Italian gem, Baduzzi, in the Wynyard quarter in Auckland, is the creation of Michael Dearth and Benjamin Bayly of The Grove. I still haven’t made it to The Grove, and it’s been on my Auckland restaurant list for yonks, so I must get crackin’ and go there one day. 449 more words


1000 followers on Instagram!

Didn’t think I could hit 1000 followers on Instagram this quick but in 2 short months it happened! Another sunset time lapse for you to enjoy! 11 more words


NZIFF @ Auckland Civic Theatre

The New Zealand International Film Festival (NZIFF) is here and almost gone. I tend to get really excited about film festivals and I guess so do many Kiwis because there are no free screenings unlike in Singapore. 232 more words

Auckland Drivers - Driving me insane!

Dodge, dip, dive, duck, dodge!! One thing that puts a lot of people off our beautiful city is Auckland drivers! Are we really that bad? Do we deserve this tag? 617 more words



Jacqui Barry is a Sub-editor, Journalist and Writer living in Auckland, New Zealand. She completed the National Diploma of Journalism at The Waikato Institute of Technology in 2010 and is a graduate of the University of Auckland where she studied a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in English and philosophy. 37 more words


Hobsonville Coastal Linear Park

Hobsonville Land Company have released the route map and a progress update for the partially completed 4km walkway. When finished it will hug the water’s edge around two thirds of Hobsonville Point.  193 more words