Monthly Archives: January 2016

I’ve Been Published!

Wahoo – super excited as I’ve been published in a beautiful magazine Say Yes to Adventure. In September Stephen and I mountain biked the Heaphy Track and shared our story with Hollie from Say Yes to Adventure which she found … Continue reading

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Birthday Joy for Nico

Our precious pup Nico turns 11 years old today He has always been a very happy boy with a big heart Loves playing and swimming in the creek enjoys walks and runs along the beach or walking in the bush … Continue reading

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Birthday Boy – Ziggy turns 8 years old

Happy birthday, happy birthday, happy birthday to our beautiful GSP Ziggy A big 8 years old but still with the energy of a pup. Ziggy started his day with a walk on the beach and some special treats after breakfast … Continue reading

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A Step Back in Time – A Visit to Blackball

Visiting Blackball is like stepping back in time. Any stresses or worries are lifted from your shoulders and it seems like time just slows down. It had been a while since our last visit to Blackball so we headed out … Continue reading

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Riding the Waves – Nine Mile Beach, Great Coast Road

Lets go surfing now, everybody learnin’ how, come on a safari with me…… Surfing conditions off the Nine Mile beach have been awesome of late.  With the summer holiday break there has been plenty of people visiting the West Coast … Continue reading

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Misty Walk – 10 Mile Valley

Hard to beat a walk up the 10 mile valley on a misty day My husband is a star and got most of the cleaning done early so we had some time to get out in the fresh air. After … Continue reading

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