September 7, 2007

Destination: California, Kathy’s Trip, June 27 – August 20, 2007

Eight weeks of nonstop hospitality. That’s what this trip has mainly been about. Receiving hospitality from friends and family; continuous visiting, eating, drinking, conversing, catching up on life. Constant moving around as we stay with friends for two to three days at a time, then on to the next visit. […]
August 27, 2007

Destination: Melting Man, Flock Hill Station, South Island, August 27, 2007

I can’t quite recall how the idea began. I think it started when several of the Kiwiburn ExCom members started talking about their upcoming trip to the playa for Burning Man, and someone said, ‘Hey, we should have a We’re Not Going To Burning Man’ party for those of us […]
July 14, 2007

Destination: Bodega Bay, CA; The Wedding of Joy & David, July 14, 2007

The raison d’etre for our trip back to the States this July and August was to participate in the wedding of my one and most special sibling Joy to her most suitable and complimentary partner David. The wedding of the year some said (well, at least in Guidi & Wygant […]
June 23, 2007

Banks Peninsula Land Search

As I mentioned in the previous post, we started looking at land recently. During the month of April we started going on weekly scouting missions to the Banks Peninsula, an area one hour from Christchurch where we’ve considered settling. An area of 1000 sq km, it is an old volcanic […]