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You're the wine that I want (ooh, ooh, ooh honey!)

I know, I know, I’ve still got a lot of catching up to do on the blog. On the bright side, I have finally caught up on my travel journal, so I have lots of notes to refer back to when typing up the next update. 2,359 more words

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Coming back!... with a new hobby!

When my second child was born, I got to enjoy my babywearing stash.  The market had changed and I didn’t feel the desire to churn any more.   265 more words

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The one where Sophie proves herself capable of looking after small children (and does a bit more walking)

When I first told people that I would be doing a HelpX for 3 weeks in essentially the middle of nowhere, and that the main thing that I would be helping with was looking after a 2 year old, reactions ranged from sceptical to outright laughter. 1,438 more words

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These boots were made for walking (and walking, and walking)

Hello! This one is a little bit later than I’d planned to update, but I’ve been a busy bee. Last time we checked in, I was in Invercargill just about to head out to Stewart Island for a couple of days. 1,860 more words

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Review of Behind Her Eyes

Recently, I shared my “Lazarus Rating System” for reviewing books. Here’s my latest book review. Let me know what you think of the rating system.  480 more words

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Time to head down South (before heading back up to the North of the South...wait, what?)

What’s that I hear you saying? “Sophie, how dare you write about two places in one blog post?” Well, although I am spending 3 nights in Invercargill, I’ve actually only had one day to spend in the town itself. 1,422 more words

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Kia Ora from Christchurch!

Hello from New Zealand! I made it to the end of the world :) I actually arrived in Christchurch a week ago now, but it’s been a very busy week. 1,383 more words

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