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Wairarapa: Our 6 favourite days out

We have left the rural, idyllic Greytown now (situated about an hour from Wellington in the region of Wairarapa) and are trying to make our fortune in the big smoke of Auckland. 604 more words

August 31, 2017 ... don't trust the GPS

Since my last post, Mary and I did a random “no-good-reason” day trip to Dannevirke. The day was beautiful, so we just went.

As soon as Dannevirke was mentioned, I decided to come back via the scenic route out to the East. 710 more words


August 24, 2017 ... across the hill and down the other side

It seems I have let time get away on me again.

Since I last wrote I have spent a lot of time trying to improve my ability to see things in creative ways. 682 more words


Jess' Underground Deli

The best projects are where you get to work with your friends, especially when they are very talented, hardworking and excellent cooks who keep you well fed. 131 more words


Favourite Places: Castlepoint

Castlepoint is more than just a beach-side destination. It’s a quiet getaway and vast departure from the daily activities of a busy lifestyle.

Even during the cold and rainy winter, spending an evening at Castlepoint is one of my favourite places to unwind. 825 more words

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Only vivacious persons with stilettos need apply

Iberia is a prominent cafe on Masterton’s main street. Many people say it’s a good one. This vacancy ad for a staff member looked clever. A Director of First Impressions no less! 542 more words

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