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Travel Pics Theme: Q for Quiet Reflections

The theme letter for our ‪‎travel pics this week is up to Q – so we’ve chosen Quiet Reflections.

We visited Dunedin, New Zealand on a cruise ship (the Carnival Spirit) and loved the city – it was small but vibrant, friendly, historic and beautiful. 33 more words


A bit more Dunedin, Allan's Beach and The Otago Peninsula....

The rest of day 6 (after our first day hike) and day 7 consisted of exploring within the city and on the outer edges of Dunedin…. 1,138 more words

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Autumn Print Results 2016

April the 11th was the Autumn Print Exhibition. The final selection for exhibition included 19 Natural History and 47 Open prints, with the Champion Natural History print awarded to Craig McKenzie for “Sheet Web Spider” and the Champion Open print awarded to Kathy Richards for “Buick 8”. 131 more words


Where the wild things grow...and a new choral composition competition!

It looks like ROCS (RMIT Occasional Choral Society, based in Melbourne, Australia) is having another Choral Composition competition.

So…do I enter, or don’t I?

ROCS is a terrific choir, and one of my “home choirs” – I was a member for a number of years, and many of its members are longtime friends. 627 more words


New Zealand in March 2016

Presenting the latest episode of
“Hawaiians in New Zealand”
starring: Lari and Mary
February 22 to March 10, 2016

Mary Ann Kadooka and I are best friends since our freshman year in college at University of Hawaii.   1,424 more words

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a letter from the top of Baldwin street (steepest street in the world)

Comparing life to hills and mountains is about as cliche as it comes. What is it that makes these similes and metaphors so prevalent? Maybe it’s the ups and downs: life comes full of them and mountains and hills do too. 258 more words


Wedding Photography: Alyssa & Nate at The Iris Garden

Here are some of my favourite shots from Alyssa & Nate’s whimsical wedding at The Iris Garden in Motukarara.

Alyssa told me that their wedding would be anything but typical, and she was so right.  122 more words