five favourites from kaikoura

Kaikōura is a place i’ve only ever driven through on the way to somewhere else. And it really deserves more attention than that. The name Kaikōura means “to eat crayfish” in Maori (kai – eat/food, koura – crayfish) and this beautifully picturesque part of new zealand has both mountains and ocean as its backdrops. Stunning. […]

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front burner

a catalogue of what’s front of mind… the power of food as a vehicle for change // i love me a recipe and particularly adore Asian flavours, so i am 100% applauding and supporting this initiative … “Recipes Against Racism is a downloadable charity cookbook that brings together 20 recipes from the best of London’s […]

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nothing much happened (38)

(observational notes of exquisitely ordinary moments) something that made me go “huh!” today i learned // if you stare for a long time at a block of yellow then shift your gaze to a white sheet of paper, you will see it, for a moment, as violet. this phenomenon—the coloured afterimage—occurs because there is energetic […]

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nothing much happened (37)

something i read, then read again Face the fact that you just bloody well don’t want to do that thing anymore and blow it the hell up. Cancel it. Resign. Quit. Tell the truth. Let it all come crashing down if it must. You’ll survive my love. something that i looked up + i started […]

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nothing much happened (36)

(observational notes of exquisitely ordinary moments) something I stopped for i’ve ridden past this place on my bike a few times now and the name fascinates me. today i stopped to make a photo before continuing on my journey. east of what you know sounds like an interesting concept to consider. something to help me […]

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