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Cee's Share Your World Challenge: Week 35

I’m off work today, sitting at home with a wheat pack around my neck and a pot of tea.  What I thought was a simple crick in the neck as developed into something very painful (not helped by sitting in front of a computer screen all day at work – should I even be blogging???).  238 more words

Daily Life

Salt Restaurant & Bar

A couple of days ago, I went to Salt Restaurant & Bar in Whitianga with my parents and some family friends. My parents had been given a voucher for the restaurant, so I couldn’t say no when I was asked to come along. 512 more words


Animal Friend of the Week: Nyla

Just enjoying the later afternoon sun.

In the wild

IUCN: Least concern

Nyala are medium-sized antelopes native to southern Africa. Females and young are distinctly red with white stripes, and males are a darker brown with spiral horns. 377 more words

New Zealand

Sally D's Mobile Photography Challenge: Having Fun with Editing

Good morning from a cool but sunny Hastings day.

This is the fifth Tuesday of the month for Sally’s mobile photography challenge.  So that means just having fun with editing. 76 more words

New Zealand

WATCH: Winning Runs From The North Face Freeride World Qualifier @ Queenstown, NZ

Check out all the winning runs from this past weekend’s The North Face® Frontier Freeride World Qualifier event held at the The Remarkables ski area in Queenstown, New Zealand. 40 more words