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It seems that sometimes life gets in the way of living.

When I began this blog I was really enthusiastic about it. I wanted to help other people with severe gluten intolerance and thought that if I could help one person find somewhere safe where they could dine out with family and friends without fear of becoming ill, then I had done a good job. 391 more words

Cloud watching from St Heliers

Recently I ventured to St Heliers one sunny Saturday afternoon to have an explore. After a feed of amazing fish and chips I found myself a nifty wee spot on the beach to shoot a time lapse. 44 more words


Peters versus Key, Auckland versus Northland

Winston Peters played Northland versus Auckland and Northland versus Wellington well in the by-election campaign. It looks like he is continuing to try and build a provincial constituency. 296 more words

John Key

King in the Ring 86 Trans-Tasman 8 Man Tournament Preview

Just fourteen days after taking out the Super 8, Israel Adesanya is back to defend his 2014 King in the Ring cruiserweight title.

It was a rainy night last August when Adesanya defeated Slava Alexeichik, Pati Afoa and Jamie Eades to claim the belt and officially announce himself to the mainstream of New Zealand. 863 more words

Combat Sports

Mid-Semester Break!!!

So the first school break is here but it really isn’t a break as there really is a lot of school work to still be done. 57 more words


The Wall of Sex Facts on my Floor.

Did I mention that one evening I came home and saw the Sex Facts Board?

Exhibit A


Amicus Curiae: On Auckland Council's Proposed 'Legal Highs' Policy

Sebastian Hartley

When I last discussed ‘legal highs’ in May 2014, I predicted that the Psychoactive Substances Amendment Act 2014 would not only remove all legal highs currently on sale, but, because of the ban it introduced on animal testing of legal highs, would effectively prevent any legal high from ever being approved for sale, since animal testing is a “necessary and important component” 649 more words

Cross Examination