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#52 Visited Takapuna

Today’s ‘new thing’ was a visit to Takapuna, a coastal suburb of Auckland, in the pissing rain. 82 more words


Smoothie Bowl

In all honesty, I am surprised that a pop-up store such as this has only just appeared in Takapuna – the style capital of the North Shore. 494 more words

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White House on Design Milk

Our recent project ‘White House’ in Takapuna featured on Design Milk, an online magazine. You can read the article¬†here.


First Bridge Tournament a Success

Newbies Bridge Club’s¬†First Tournament

Bridge players from around Auckland were welcomed to our first ever tournament today.

Tournament directors, Colin Hart and Mandy Wong, had been working hard to set up the rooms for the following bridge grades: 261 more words


Newbies Bridge Club celebrates it's opening

Auckland Mayor opens Newbies Bridge Club in Takapuna

On Sunday we welcomed the Mayor, and a crowd of 200, to the grand opening of Newbies Bridge Club in Takapuna. 183 more words



Somewhere in the flash that was the last two weeks, I bought a plane ticket, packed up three suitcases of things that made the cut for being important enough to cart across 14000+km, and said my farewells. 1,081 more words


Our new home, and standing on the edge of the world

A month has been spent settling into our new home and finding our feet in Takapuna, a charming beach side neighbourhood of Auckland’s North Shore, and fortuitously the area I always thought I’d like to live in. 1,056 more words