Monthly Archives: February 2012

Hello Autumn, great to see you!

Today is the first day of Autumn. Well officially officially it lands on March 21 with the solstice, but is noted by the majority on this day. I love any opportunity to herald in a new season (I said hello

Hello Autumn, great to see you!

Today is the first day of Autumn. Well officially officially it lands on March 21 with the solstice, but is noted by the majority on this day. I love any opportunity to herald in a new season (I said hello

food made with love

  Last night I got to eat and enjoy food made with love. Food from the heart is unbeatable, it just tastes better.  I have no science to back this up, but years of eating tell me that when food

food made with love

  Last night I got to eat and enjoy food made with love. Food from the heart is unbeatable, it just tastes better.  I have no science to back this up, but years of eating tell me that when food

Falling back in love

Have you ever fallen out and then back in love with something?  With somebody? I thought it auspicious on this Valentines day to share my refall back into love……back into love with my hometown – the North Shore.  I haven’t

Falling back in love

Have you ever fallen out and then back in love with something?  With somebody? I thought it auspicious on this Valentines day to share my refall back into love……back into love with my hometown – the North Shore.  I haven’t

Strolling, gazing and grazing at Clevedon Farmers Markets – New Zealand

On Sunday, back in NZ for Ma’s 60th birthday I found myself at the Clevedon Farmers Markets enjoying one of life’s pleasurable combinations – the stroll, gaze and graze. My second visit to these markets situated only 45 minutes South East of

Strolling, gazing and grazing at Clevedon Farmers Markets – New Zealand

On Sunday, back in NZ for Ma’s 60th birthday I found myself at the Clevedon Farmers Markets enjoying one of life’s pleasurable combinations – the stroll, gaze and graze. My second visit to these markets situated only 45 minutes South East of

The things we love to do – where do they come from? My love of food.

Have you ever thought about why it is you love the things you do, and where it is they come from? Why is it that your passionate about music, food, cooking, craft, travel, movies?……..whatever it is your into.  Awhile back

The things we love to do – where do they come from? My love of food.

Have you ever thought about why it is you love the things you do, and where it is they come from? Why is it that your passionate about music, food, cooking, craft, travel, movies?……..whatever it is your into.  Awhile back

inching into my identity

Of late I’ve been hankering to get in touch with my culture, my Maori roots. I want to colour in the other half of my picture,  join a few dots and finish a few sentences about the why the who

inching into my identity

Of late I’ve been hankering to get in touch with my culture, my Maori roots. I want to colour in the other half of my picture,  join a few dots and finish a few sentences about the why the who

dancing in the dark

Last night I danced in the dark for an hour and a half.  With alot of other people. I danced like nobody was watching, because they weren’t.  I lost myself in the dark with the beats and accompanying rivulets of

dancing in the dark

Last night I danced in the dark for an hour and a half.  With alot of other people. I danced like nobody was watching, because they weren’t.  I lost myself in the dark with the beats and accompanying rivulets of