Life in NZ – The First 10 Years (2006 to 2016)

January 26, 2008

Through Chaos Comes Creation

January has been a very chaotic month. Not surprising, since we usually kick into high gear the month before Kiwiburn as we attempt to get all our projects done in time for ‘our’ festival. This year, in addition to running The Green Fairy Black Light Lounge, Bruce and I signed […]
January 21, 2008

Goodbye 2007; Hello 2008! Life, Vol 8, Nov 3, 2007 – Jan 18, 2008:

Happy New Year! I hope everyone had a stellar holiday season, filled with joy, laughter, friends, family, and relaxation. May we all have had time to pause for a moment, reflect on our lives, give thanks for the good, honor the bad, and make plans for our collective better future. […]
January 17, 2008

Stealthy Sting: The Movement of the Bees

It was time. The day had come to move the two bee hives from our place in Christchurch to our place in Wainui. We’d been talking about this for a few months, but had been putting it off for it was going to be a bit of a tricky endeavor […]
January 16, 2008

Buzz, Buzz, Buzz, What’s all the Buzz?

Well, bees, of course. That’s what’s a buzzin. Last week I witnessed my fourth swarm this season. I’d never even seen a swarm or a natural hive in my entire life and now I’ve seen four! I think the bees are trying to tell me something; they’re in my future. […]