Top 50!!!

Well, a lot has gone on of late – and yes – we’ve been poor with blogging, but hopefully we’ll catch up at some point… BUT – to get back to the point – TOP 50!!! What this top 50 business we hear you ask??!!??? Wellllll…. In the “Top 50” is the ranking for a … Read moreTop 50!!!


Our Visit To The Shire: Hobbiton was one of the BIG “must do” things on our NZ list, and we woke up very excited to be heading off on our Adventure. A little trepidation was involved though, after having enforced down-time in Rotorua, due to the insidious thermal sulphur fumes that you just can NOT … Read moreHobbiton


Oh gawd it is soooo COLD tonight!!! Guess when we were driving up here, the road-side signs saying: “Drive Carefully – Beware of Ice”, should have been a clue… Added Later: Yup, no wonder we’re cold. Out having a cuppa after dinner – and it’s 2degrees!!!!

Beloved Pop

We haven’t posted for a few day – as you’ll have noticed maybe. A wonderful man left our family this week, losing his battle with cancer. Pop – you will be missed by all whose lives you touched xxx ❤

Whitianga Cruise Photos

Just a few pics from the cruise, so you have an idea of the beautiful sights… Click on the first photo, and you’ll be able to scroll through the rest. SUCH incredible beauty that photos just don’t do justice…

Coromandel Peninsula

Sarahs Views: You’ve all heard of “murrie-time”, I’m sure. Ya know how it is: I’ll be there at 10″, can mean mean anything from around 1045 to about 2ish… Well, here they have Kiwi Kilometers. Atherton to Mareeba? About 40ks, about 20 mins. Here, one does NOT ask how far it is, but rather how … Read moreCoromandel Peninsula