Category Archives: weekend minx blog

the Top of the World

The temperatures soared, and we climbed a hill. An oldie but a goodie – the Organ Pipes track leading to Buttars Peak. The walk is gorgeous, rich, lush, sumptuous, and filled with bird-call. The view is incomparable – a full … Continue reading

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a new year

A new year! Such excitement at the possibilities ahead – I’m not one to make New Years Resolutions, but I do have some rather sweeping life-change plans. In our household we need to achieve more happiness, calm, and balance – … Continue reading

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wandering

We went wandering today, my little girl and I, with our cameras in our hands. Hers a slinky black compact Santa gave her, mine a len-sy SLR. We started with the intention of taking a short walk, but lasted 90 minutes … Continue reading

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Kakanui

We snuck away – just for a night and day. Christmas Eve and part of Christmas Day was spent in beautiful Kakanui. We returned to Molly’s Cottage, found ourselves instantly relaxed as we all flopped down and fell into books and games. … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!!

We wish you all a very Merry Christmas from us all here – currently enjoying a small piece of time in this little slice of paradise! Joanna xx

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from on high

This morning Mia said can we walk up Harbour Cone today? I took a quick look at the small list of things that needed to be achieved, and answered yes, yes we can. So this is our day, after the list, in pictures, wandering … Continue reading

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our stories

Christmas is right there – if you stretch out your fingers you can almost touch it. The year is drawing to a close, the madness has almost stopped, school is completely out and we are almost in relax mode (almost). It does … Continue reading

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