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Listening to... Sol3 Mio

It has been a crazy ten days or so. I had a car crash and managed to break my car (but nobody was hurt thank goodness). 335 more words

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February 22, Four Years On

It’s hard to know what to write today.  In some ways, 2011 feels like a lifetime ago, in others it’s just like yesterday.

I go to work, I come home, I live, I eat, I play.   849 more words

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The Persian Kitchen

The seven of us headed “east” in both senses of the word for dinner this month.  East to the eastern suburbs, and to Eastern cuisine.  The Persian Kitchen is a hidden gem on the corner of Avalon and Stanmore Road.   297 more words

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Listening to... the Foo Fighters

It’s been a fantastic week.  The weather improved again and summer returned, and I had 1.5 days off work, a dinner out with friends (I’ll blog about that separately) and went to an amazing gig.   506 more words

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Changes in Christchurch - the 'Red Zone'

The photo is the area where three of our churches walked out around $85,000 of supermarket vouchers to severely affected people in Christchurch. It is stunning to see what has happened. 34 more words

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The great Dahlia mystery

It’s a long weekend here in New Zealand and after a weekend of doing various things I need to get into the garden and tidy up.   491 more words

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The Return of an Institution

Okay, I’m a bit slow in getting to this one.  The institution I am about to write about actually returned to Christchurch on the 1st November last year, with queues an hour long!   444 more words

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