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Menu plans pay off

Those who read my blog will know I dabble in a bit of healthy living and financial savings stuff (though I don’t really blog about the latter – I let the experts do that). 538 more words

Food & Wine

365 DAYS: WEEK 33...

Week 33!!

I’m really excited about this week of photos. I stumbled across this amazing mix of people who are full of life and character. They all have “swagger”. 724 more words


365 DAYS: WEEK 32...

Hello and welcome to the 32nd instalment of ‘Miss-Creeps-a-Lot-Creeps-the-Strangers-Out’.

What little snippets of life do we have this week, you ask? Well come closer, let’s take a peek: 391 more words

New Zealand


I have developed a habit of, when the subject arises, becoming an evangelical preacher of my city. I don’t mean to. It all starts innocently enough, a conversation about a restaurant, cafe or event, but then this wave of enthusiasm hits me and I can’t control myself. 1,181 more words

Real Life

No signs, except this: 2014 in pictures: July


Sign me up. There are always odd things that capture my eye.

Edgeware lady.

Cherry Brownlees, Acoustics Schmaoustics, Pina coladas …

This stuff was popular – 100s and 1000s chocolate by Whittakers. 110 more words


365 DAYS: WEEK 30 & 31...

I’m currently listening to the White Stripes, kinda just imagining me and David Bowie in a White Stripes covers band. It could be a real money spinner. 587 more words


On reflection

Yes, this is the right way up. The Christchurch Arts Centre installed a reflection pool in the Quad, back in the day (well before earthquakes in 2011 changed everything). 32 more words

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