Category Archives: Whangarei

New beginnings at the end of May

There is a strong possibility I am going to need a wheelchair tomorrow… it is a shame my sister lives an 11 hour drive from me, I’m sure I could otherwise borrow hers until my body recovers from a 90 minute … Continue reading

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Last weekend it was not very sunny which was nice because the sun is very, very hot right now and it was lovely to have a break from it burning down on me.  Those of you in the Northern Hemisphere … Continue reading

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End of the Month Catch Up

Where on earth did January go?  As this is my end of the month post, which means my Monthly Mosaic post, I realised there are still a lot of photos sitting in my January file which haven’t been posted yet, … Continue reading

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January Socks

Before we get started on Socktastic Business, I have to post some more Summer Happiness, ooooh my goodness we are right in the middle of Summer and it is amaaaaazing! Today is Saturday which meant another trip to another stunning beach, (I … Continue reading

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Saturday at my place….

A day trip to Waipu Cove, 40kms out of town…. Thank goodness we couldn’t find a car park at Waipu Beach and carried on around the bay to Langs Beach.  Pure Summer Bliss.  Same stunning golden sand and turquoise water, far fewer people. … Continue reading

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