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Te Kupu o te Wiki – The Word of the Week

Kia ora. To celebrate Te Reo Māori we are publishing kupu (words) and whakataukī (proverbs).

Kīwaha (colloquialism)

E mea ana koe
You bet

Kupu (word) 71 more words


Norman Kirk - 6 January 1923 - 31 August 1974

It is 40 years since the death of Prime Minister Norman Kirk, M.P. for Sydenham. He had earlier been M.P. for Lyttelton, and Mayor of Kaiapoi. 307 more words


Yeah, I fell off the face of the earth

As a blogger,  I did the thing I swore I would never do!!!  Stop posting!

My days are filled slap full with work, soccer mom duties, packing lunches and backpacks, and then getting my boys to bed.   203 more words

Friendly Fridays

Too often, wantrepreneurs become stuck on their thoughts and ideas that have so much potential because it isn’t “perfect.” What they don’t realize is that perfection can only be created if it is turned into actions. 729 more words

The Stars are out tonight - WORD Christchurch

Last night’s event at the Cardboard Cathedral was a corker.  SEVEN guests did their thing, and MC John Campbell was so engaging and literate I can’t help thinking – when is his book coming out? 569 more words


People power - WORD Christchurch

Maire Leadbeater was a spokesperson for Auckland CND in the 1980s. She is the daughter of local Canterbury hero Elsie Locke, who was renowned for her fiction, and also for her role as a peace campaigner. 551 more words


Freegal Friday: I love Nick Cave

Christchurch music lovers – every week get your Freegal on and download your three free music MP3s (or one video and one MP3).

  1. Straight To You – triple j’s Tribute to Nick Cave…
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