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We were on our way from Uretiti in good time on Friday morning with a quick stop at the new dump station at Ruakaka then off to Tikipunga (a northern suburb of Whangarei) where we needed to fill up our LPG tank for the first time since getting the tank recertified. 317 more words


Arts N Tartan

Some weeks ago, our friend Helen had organised our tickets for the Arts and Tartan show at Waipu and we were really looking forward to it. 744 more words


On the road again - sort of.

We’re back on the road after finishing our housesitting stint at Jacky & Chris’ in Whakapirau. Although we haven’t really hit the open road as yet, as we had the van parked up at Uretiti DoC camp whilst we were away from it, we then moved the van from its storage position to a parking site within the camp which is a move of around 500metres. 469 more words


Brilliant Business Cards

Business cards are a great joy of ours – like mini works of art with oodles of beautiful text on. And every designer is a secret font freak – let them try and deny it! 41 more words


Some Northland residents could be without power for days

Conducting storm damage survey in Hill city, MN. This poor town really got whacked. pic.twitter.com/VfUfvqp1Oa

— Amanda Graning (@agraning) July 21, 2016

Some North Shore residents could be without power for days after the severe storm that came through early Thursday.

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Botox and Fillers

This month we asked our patients for questions regarding Botox and fillers. I know, know – Dentists can do Botox and fillers?! Yes we can! That is, as long as it can be related to dental treatment. 377 more words


90 Mile Beach

On the West coast of the very top of the North Island lies 90 Mile Beach.

Much like your average fisherman telling you the size of his catch, this name is an exaggeration as apparently the beach is… 114 more words

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