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TA Day 10 - A true treat

Today – 21km Puketi Recreation campsite – Kerikeri holiday park

Total 227.4km

What a wonderful day of suprises.

Here’s one of Sarah and I trying on Marta and Jasper’s Aarn Packs which help with weight and load distribution – good for posture! 319 more words



Sunday, November 18

Started the day with a short drive to Cape Foulwind (which does not refer in any way to bodily functions) to see the seal team – well, actually the seal colony. 238 more words

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Gluten Free Variety Found In Upper Hutt!

For those of us living or visiting a bit further out of the city, it’s great to know that there are a few Gluten Free options available to us and Columbus Coffee has more than a few! 264 more words

Gluten Free Wellington NZ

Stella is nearly 9.

I should pretend to be happy, shouldn’t I? I mean on my sister’s birthday on Monday?

Why would you need to pretend, little one?

She might get presents which I really like, so I need to pretend I am happy, for her. 77 more words

Banks Peninsula Trek, Akaroa

A group of us made this 29km  in Akaroa Banks Peninsula 3-day trek , off Christchurch, in April 2018. This trek is on private property and permits only 12 persons a day. 207 more words

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TA Day 9 - Rolling roads

Today – 32.3km Apple Dam to Puketi Recreation Area

Total 205.3km

Whoop ! Cracked the big 200km today. It was pretty long today, but I walked solo and really enjoyed my day. 208 more words