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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 […]
May 3, 2007

Waiheke Wedding

We just returned from a wonderful weekend up on Waiheke Island where we attended the wacky wedding celebration of Ingrid and Dave (aka HiDive). Waiheke Island: Located 12 miles from Auckland City and once a sleepy hippy community content to live simply on a beautiful island, the last number of […]
April 13, 2007

Treading the Hamster Wheel Part 2: Life, Volume 4, January 27 – April 12, 2007

I started writing this section in my other post and about half-way through, decided it warranted it’s very own post as I’m intrigued by the topic and by people’s thoughts on the matter. Read on. Personal Development: Always curious to understand myself more, I picked up this book from the […]
April 7, 2007

We’re South Islanders!

At the end of one of my recent posts, I exclaimed ‘we’re south islanders!’ This was a big deal as when we left for our north island adventures in February, one of our goals was to get clarity on whether or not we wanted to move to the north island. […]