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strawberry and kiwi smoothie

I’ve never really thought about it before, but over the summer the supply of kiwis in supermarkets seems to go down. I was talking to a colleague about what was in my smoothie, and she mentioned that she thought it might be kiwi season – so I Googled it. 216 more words


Homesickness: The Unwinnable Fight

It’s finally happening! I’m nearing the end of my year-long stay in Korea. In two-and-a-half months I’ll be back on home turf experiencing a glorious Kiwi Christmas. 652 more words


Kiwi Fruit

Known in ancient China as Yang Tao, the kiwi fruit earned its way in that culture not just for its flavor, but also its medicinal properties, which science has today substantiated in numerous areas. 302 more words

Foodie Facts

Cake decoration

This is the cake I decorated for my birthday yesterday. :) I am not a good cake decorator, but it was fun. Strawberries and kiwis. I put green food color and peppermint oil in some of the cream and made blobs around the edge and a line around the cake as well. 88 more words

Biculturalism in Aotearoa

“We got lots of internationals here, eh?”

We, over 100 college students devoting the weekend to volunteering in the Akaroa community, stood at the gate of the Ōnuku Marae – women in the front, men behind, awaiting the Pōwhiri welcoming ceremony. 1,703 more words


Eccentric - but helpful! - writing practices #writetip

After spending the past few weeks in New Zealand – where I had a brilliant time with my family, exploring the lovely city of Wellington and the beautiful coastline – I’ve been sadly neglecting my blog. 1,125 more words

Writing Tips

Maoritanga Collection

Simply Stunning Collection of Maoritanga (Maori Culture) here.

For images with the Essence of Maori-ness.

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