the weekend that was

It’s been a full and fantastic weekend. Bursting with friends, laughter, adventures and new experiences. We had friends over for dinner Friday night, then packed overnight bags and road-tripped with friends to a sleepy seaside village just an hour north of Auckland where some other friends of ours have a beach house. After an evening […]

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the weekend that was

one that held on through the storm + coming home to a clean house, that smelled terrifyingly of gas + coffee beans from the local roastery + lunch at fireworks smokehouse with minty green cocktails + matariki at silo park + when sun & moon collide + a thrilling boat ride home through tumultuous seas […]

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postcards from dunedin – tunnel beach edition

Things you might not know about me No.277 :: I will totally plan a weekend away around a place I’ve found to stay in, a restaurant, or an interesting walk. And, our whole Dunedin weekend was planned because (a) we haven’t been away recently, (b) I love adventures and get seriously twitchy when I haven’t […]

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the weekend that was

End the one-extra-day work week on a different continent than the one you call home. Stay in. Sleep. Put on your running gear + your new tech and take to the urban trails. Drink espresso, then explore downtown Seattle’s underground with a guy named Jacob. Have lunch in Occidental square and wish you’d tried the […]

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the weekend that was

Do not hold anything back. Give it your all and everything. Then some more. Take five deep breaths and return to a place where busy is meaningless. Reluctant rising from warm bed into the cold breath of a winter morning for bootcamp. Do the dishes. And the laundry. Make beds and light the fire. Have […]

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the weekend that was

End the week weary to my bones, with fire raging in my brain and a fiercely grateful heart for all that I know and all I have yet to learn. Marvel at the closing-day-light that heralds the weekend. Wake early and be the last to rise. Tend the fire. Bake. Go out for a run that […]

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