day one // auckland to waiomu we pack in the thick warm soup of the morning, both of us covered in a sticky sheen of sweat within minutes. cold showers and we’re cool for a few minutes before commenting again how much like singapore this humidity feels. on the ferry there’s almost no difference between […]
yesterday we dusted off the kayaks and banished all the spiders ready to head down to the bottom end of the island this morning. so all we had to do after breakfast today was load them on to the car and head off. it was the first time we’d tied them to the car using […]
NZ parrot / aptly named hoons, these birds hang out near our place making a racket. they’re very social birds and it’s quite common to see a gang of 8-10 flying overhead.
unable to venture far from home to places with big skies and sweeping landscapes, i’ve been turning my eyes (and my camera) to the textured landscapes of the trees on our property. every single one of them containing exquisite and intriguing ecosystems far more complicated than i have previously thought to contemplate. hoping your days […]
small details tree textures bringing nature inside j.m.w turner: the ‘skies’ sketchbook creamy scrambled ‘eggy’ tofu wraps for weekday breakfasts