road-tripping through the USA on our way back to NZ in 2013 we drove the avenue of the giants. i remember saying “wow!” a lot. and loved it so much that we stayed in a campground in the Humbolt Redwoods state park, and drove the avenue again the next day.
along with 17 other new zealand travel bloggers, i was invited to contribute my top picks for travel for 2015 – 1 local, 1 international. international was easy: tokyo. All the big city excitement of London, Paris or New York with a total cultural difference thrown in for good measure. It’s an extremely safe city […]
+ slow cooked chipotle brisket is shredded and stuffed into tacos with grated apple + wine is opened, purchased at a wine tasting evening earlier in the week + game of thrones, firelight, two humans and a cat in various configurations on the sofa/ottoman + thunder & lightning. rejoicing over the water tanks filling up […]
self-portrait, yesterday swirling thoughts, little remnants from slumber, waking early, with a head full of to-do’s and what-if’s – all of these things feeding into my current status anxiety. sas wrote beautifully about sacred responsibility recently; about all the tiny choices she made that have got her to where she is now. her eloquence, vulnerability […]
polaroid sx-70, impossible project px100 silvershade cool film
polaroid sx-70, impossible project px70 film i am a big fan of holidays spent under canvas. and christmas holidays in New Zealand usually involve some kind of camping adventure. so i was very happy when Nic and I were taken camping by Jeanine and Joe for my birthday a few weekends ago. of course I […]
iPhone 4s + VSCO Cam™ – Visual Supply Company app + an early start to the weekend, being collected thursday morning to go camping near ross-on-wye with nic, jeanine and joe + cooking outdoors on an open fire, on a hearth made from river rocks + macgyver-style fixing of the gazebo after it had blown […]