November 30, 2008

Destination: Motueka, South Island, Nov 3 – 6, 2008

Spring is a good time for traveling.  Earlier in November, Bruce & I went on a road trip with our friend Briar,  heading up to the top of the south island to Ngatimoti (about 30 km south of Moteuka) to visit her friends Shiloh and Lani and their kids Aarla […]
October 20, 2008

Birthday Bonanza: 45 and feeling alive!

It’s been a busy week of Libran birthday celebrations. First and foremost, it was my 45th last weekend (Oct 17th).  And what a wonderful weekend I had full of fun, friendship, and food!   Bruce was in charge of the day and it started with a surprise breakfast at the Christchurch […]
October 8, 2008

Destination Greymouth: West Coast Gem Show, October 2 – 5, 2008

  Ever since Bruce has been dabbling in making orgone devices and merkabas, he’s taken up an interest in gems.   Months ago he said to me, “We have to go over to this gem show in Greymouth this October” to which I replied, “yeah, great.”   Perfect excuse for a little […]
September 30, 2008

Spring Has Sprung: Life Vol 10; August 16 – September 30, 2008

  You know we’ve finally reached Spring when: New Zealand’s weather service,  Metservice, recommends only ‘1 layer of clothing is needed to stay comfortable in these conditions’  for several days in a row  {contrasted with the regular winter recommendation of 3 to 4 layers} The grass finally needs mowing after […]