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Demolition art exhibition

44 Bealey Avenue – a Presbyterian Support Services building – is being demolished. But before it goes, it has hosted an exhibition. The walls were painted, windows were drawn in, and the empty offices played host to installations. 40 more words

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Just dabbling in my rebuilding city

My thoughts go out to those hit by Harvey, Irma and now the earthquakes near Mexico. When I see those pictures our little city got off “lightly” in comparison. 276 more words

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The Market Place

On a cold, wet night, the first one of spring (ha!) six of us ventured to The Market Place – one of the restaurants at the Crowne Plaza.   412 more words

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Just dabbling at the winter market

I’m heading to Europe in November and doing a Christmas Market river cruise. I’m really looking forward to it, apart from the fact that I’ll leave summer for winter for 3 weeks!   315 more words

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30 day yoga challenge

So I’ve reached the seven day mark of my 30 day challenge. I must admit I did wonder whether I should have rest days in there, but then I figured, it’s yoga, not a running regime, and my focus was to get daily practice in! 272 more words

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Just dabbling in Culture

Christchurch’s art gallery Te Puna O Waiwhetu, is a great building. After the earthquakes it was taken over by Civil Defence as its main quarters, and then as the months passed and the need lessened, it was closed for repairs. 269 more words

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Nobanno

Last night we envoked the earthquake rules and returned to somewhere we’d been pre earthquake – but hadn’t been to their new location. Previously in the CBD, Nobanno has been out Woolston way on the road to sumner for quite some time. 232 more words

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