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Foiling Action

Watching a big catamaran up on its foils is an impressive sight – especially when it it going more than 22 knots in a 10-11 knot breeze (my ferry travels at 22 knots, and the cat was gaining) 23 more words


The Manchester United of New Zealand

The news that Auckland City have put their name in the frame, however tentatively, as a candidate for an A-League licence in any future A-League expansion should be greeted with enthusiasm by the New Zealand football public, the Wellington Phoenix and the rest of the Stirling Sports Premiership. 535 more words


I'm NOT a "hipster" - cafe culture in Auckland

I absolutely love coffee. I drink it black without any sugar – usually an espresso, but if I need that extra kick – a long black will do me just fine. 943 more words

Home life. Cooking, cleaning, etc.

It is amazing on what can be done in just one day, given the way the day now seems to go by so fast. The amount of tasks that I try to set myself most days may be a bit much; such as washing, cleaning, cooking, and even meal prepping, but once I get started, I just keep going. 447 more words


Auckland Council votes against deep sea drilling

The new Auckland City Council should have many important issues to deal with, like transport, housing, trying contain rampant rates rises.

But they took time out from council business yesterday to make a political statement. 238 more words


Pichi in Queen Street

My little toy went with me to Auckland :)