don’t let these blue skies fool you, these winter days are the coldest we’ve seen this year. in the sunny days between storms and hail, there’s been digging + planting + moving barrow loads of mulch from one end of the section to the other. jokingly, to myself, i call this gumboot camp — a […]
there’s no such thing as bad weather, only unsuitable clothing. ― alfred wainwright, a coast to coast walk we’ve had a bit of wild weather in the northern parts of new zealand for the last couple of weeks. my heart is breaking with every story of damage and loss i see on the news, and […]
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 […]
currently nic and i have the luxury of having two cars as we bought a new (electric) one and have yet to sell our old one. we used this to our advantage today – parking one at one end of a walk we wanted to do, and one at the other. we did a part […]
a double swim day on christmas day – one of our favourite ways to celebrate. hope you had a merry & bright day of your own.