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.
+ 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 […]
Walking the beautiful pathways, whilst staying at fforest camp in Wales. [photo friday]
i am thankful for today
years ago, in my late teens and early twenties i was a barista. years later, i took a break from office work to be the assistant manager in another cafe. the first place i worked is long gone, but i still have a t-shirt from it – even more precious now that christchurch city no […]
It’s often about the simple things, isn’t it? Painting and photography are first about seeing, they say. Writing is about observing. Technique is secondary. Sometimes the simple is the most difficult. – Linda Olsson, from let me sing you gentle songs
Almost the whole world is asleep. Everybody. Everybody you know, everybody you see, everybody you talk to. He says that only a few people are awake, and they live in a state of constant and total amazement. – Joe Vs. the Volcano