Tag Archives: Port Chalmers

sunny day wanderings

Today has been a very lazy Sunday – but with the weather as beautiful and sunny as it has been there were no excuses to not get out in it. Plans were made, messed with, and then changed, until eventually … Continue reading

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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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the story begins

It is the stars, The stars above us, govern our conditions” Shakespeare (Kent, King Lear) It has been 7 years since we moved to our little cottage overlooking the ocean and, due to some pretty large changes happening in our lives, … Continue reading

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light and dark

This morning I looked out of the kitchen window to see something I have never seen in the 5 years we have lived in Port Chalmers – a flag on the Observation Point flag post. A black flag, at half … Continue reading

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Take 20

This morning I am feeling rather average. It’s most likely just tiredness from getting up super early to allow myself more time in the day, but I realised that I have been going from pillar to post rather a lot, … Continue reading

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Industrial & Utility

Living in Port Chalmers you get an intriguing mix of very old homes, shops, pubs, and churches, all of which live right next to Utility and Industrial buildings. It’s an aspect of living near a Port that I rather like. Most … Continue reading

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Like Perfection

Today has been spent as Sundays should – ignoring all those things that perhaps should be done, and doing things just because we felt like it. Life as a family gets pretty busy, and Sunday is no exception with having things on … Continue reading

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