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 […]
August 31, 2008

Destination: Melting Man, Flock Hill Station, Aug 29/30, 2008

It has been the week of Burning Man. If you have ever been to Burning Man even just once, if you got what it was about, and I don’t mean nudity and drugs and wild dancing, but ‘it’ being a true expression of freedom, of being in community, of being […]
August 18, 2008

Fencing, Fencing of the Farming Kind: August 17, 2008

It’s the strangest thing. When we tell people that we just took a weekend fencing course, they look at us strangely with raised or furrowed brows, give us the once over, and immediately I can tell that they think we’ve taken a sport fencing course. “No, no,” I say. “Not […]
August 15, 2008

Winter Wonders: Life, Volume 9, January 18 – August 15, 2008

Okay, so so much for my monthly recaps. Good lord, I just looked at my blog history and the last recap I did was in January! And I’ve only written eight posts since then. Tragic! Keeping connected to people via the blog is a priority for me and so, I […]