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36 DAYS: WEEK 34, 35 & 36

Three weeks since my last photo post, you say? Three entire weeks? Oh shhhh….let’s not ruin a perfectly lovely Sunday by talking about such frivolity, honey, it will only lead to an argument. 97 more words


Ain't what it used to be: 2014 in pictures: August

As I put this month’s photo selection together I’m thinking Holy heck there was a lot on in August. WORD Christchurch Writers and Readers Festival, the graffiti house,  a New Brighton outing, lots of art and lots of sun … 67 more words


Anniversary Day

In about about 6.5 hours, it will be exactly four years to the day, minute, hour  when Canterbury was rocked by a 7.1 magnitude earthquake that started a chain of aftershocks which included the catastrophic February earthquake and over two years of shakes, and shudders.   399 more words


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