Monthly Archives: February 2016


It was 3am and I had tossed and turned for a while before deciding to grab a glass of water. I couldn’t sleep, but as soon as I stepped out of our dark room, I realised why. The moon was … Continue reading

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Hangi perfection

The smokey smell of hangi was strong and we sniffed the air in delightful anticipation coming home from work. We were not disappointed. The girls had decided to do a hangi fundraiser to raise enough for the trip South to … Continue reading

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Not really a plague, not quite an infestation, but definitely annoying.

I thought I heard some scratching in the ceiling and Gilbert was happy to get up there and set our new DOC approved rat and possum killing machine. With a gas valve thing, the rat pokes his nose up to … Continue reading

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