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Opposition responses on Pike River

Labour: Why has Pike footage been hidden for so long?

Why has Pike footage been hidden for so long?

New footage of workers servicing a robot in the Pike River drift appears to show that going into the drift doesn’t pose the danger the Government and Solid Energy claimed, says Leader of the Opposition Andrew Little.

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Fresh Lily Bulb Spring Salad

The calendar may designate three full months for the season of spring, but if you ask me, spring happens in a flash. Overnight, the barren winter world becomes ablaze in little buds and bursts of color: here’s a blur of blue bonnets! 1,093 more words

Lunch & Dinner

Dandelion greens

As a kid I would never have thought of using dandelions as a food source. They’re weeds, you don’t eat them. With the coming of restaurants like Noma, however, foraging for food has become as trendy as cauliflower couscous. 116 more words


Day 28-Present day. A long overdue update.

Greetings, dear Readers. You may be wondering where I have been for several months and whether I actually finished the 30 day vegan challenge. Did I finish it? 1,463 more words

The political young guns

Audrey Young refers to the ‘relatively young’ Bill English and Steven Joyce as ‘extended seniority’ so doesn’t consider then as part of the young club of politicians – English was named in the National ‘young guns’ late last century. 196 more words



CARROT 🥕 & GINGER (juiced)
So. You know this cough and chest cold going around, yeah well it’s trying (note I said trying) to get to me😡 So, I went to Costco and got that huge bag of organic carrots and a big container of organic ginger and juiced them like crazy. 149 more words


Chickpea & Chard Eggs

Like eggs with runny yolks? Here’s my latest recipe find, perfect for Sunday brunch. I’m going to substitute the chard for spinach, add a finely chopped red chilli and a dollop of crème fraiche to my version. 6 more words