Snorkelling selfie while in Fiji for a destination wedding

What makes the delightful Birthday Girl interesting?

It’s time to hear from the Birthday Girl – yes that would be me! I’ve enjoyed featuring lots of interesting people here in my series of interesting people but as today is a very special day for me, I have decided to ask myself the 10 questions I usually ask my guest hosts to answer. Everyone has a story to tell.…

Blogger's Pit Stop Logo

Come and join the fun at Blogger’s Pit Stop #103

Welcome to the Blogger’s Pit Stop #103 You are more than welcome to share a link to your family friendly posts by clicking on the blue frog halfway down the post on the left.  The more the merrier! We encourage you to visit others too and leave a comment to let them know how much you enjoyed reading their post…

A beautiful day in Hobbiton

A Sentence a Day for November: Adventures in New Zealand’s North Island

 November – in a Sentence a Day Halfway through this year I joined some wonderful bloggers from around the world, for the Sentence a Day writing challenge, (you can find links here to my posts for June, July , August, September and October posts) and it seems like I’m now hooked on doing these monthly Sentence a Day posts! We all link up our posts using the…

Awkward portrait at Christmas

This is what happens behind the scenes at Christmas time

Greetings – This post was written in response to Sue’s post over at Sizzling Towards Sixty and Beyond where she asked some of her favourite bloggers to share their thoughts about Christmas.  Sue has kindly shared a snippet of my post (thanks again Sue). Read on for the full version. I enjoyed gathering my thoughts and writing about this special…

Cycling to Peyto Lake

An awesome travel blogger who will blow your mind!

As I have enjoyed being a guest blogger a number of times, I decided to start a feature on my blog and share some interesting people with you my interesting readers. I post these every Tuesday. Everyone has a story to tell. Yes, even you! It’s true, everyone has a story and sometimes we just have to ask questions to…

karangahake gorge bridge 2

What you need to know to cycle the beautiful Hauraki RT for the first time

My husband and I are keen bike riders and Rail Trail enthusiasts and we take every opportunity to get out and about, seeing the countryside while riding our bikes.  Our little town has finally started building it’s very own Rail Trail and we are heavily involved in the project. In November 2016 we travelled with friends to New Zealand’s South…

Meet Shaun from Clockwork Clouds - a guest post on my blog

People of interest #5 – Meet Shaun from Clockwork Clouds

I have enjoyed being a guest blogger a number of times and recently decided to start a new feature on my blog to share some interesting people with you my interesting readers. I’m sharing these posts each week on Tuesdays. Everyone has a story to tell. Yes, even YOU! It’s true, everyone has a story and sometimes we just have…