Isn’t it funny how daylight savings finishes and we seemed to be plunged into autumn with winter cool on her tail? Those long hot summer nights, lazy summer days quickly become a thing of the past and almost overnight the leaves turn from green to luscious tones of gold and orange with hints of red […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on The Colours of Autumn
What do you get when you have a Cop, Real Estate Agent, 2 Teachers, Youth Pastor and an Archivist, then add a Prison Manager? Any ideas? You get a Prince, an artist, a surgeon or more precise the Queen’s Surgeon and a Sir to boot, two prostitutes and a sweet shop girl, and then add […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
My home is not a show home it is a family home full of memories from passed family members, friends and a grown family. It is full of ‘project stuff’ that I do for interest for myself or others. Projects that often involve fabric but not always, projects taking me months or sometimes years to […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Creating Stories
TWO PASSIONS, ONE TRIP… It is time… I haven’t written in over a year so it is time to put ink to paper again and what better way than combining two of my passions Steampunk and travel and with travel there are interiors, architecture and interesting people from all walks of life. For those […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on TWO PASSIONS, ONE TRIP…
Winter has hit with vengeance after that fabulous summer we have had. But the rain was much needed in most areas so there will definitely be some smiling faces around. While recently traveling through the upper part of the South Island from Christchurch and across the country to the West Coast then heading North to […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Carters by the Sea – Contemporary Motel
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Last weekend we spent time in Wellington catching up with friends and family and generally mooching around the shops. I think we are so use to the great summer weather that when we do have the odd wet and cooler day we are not prepared for it. I certainly wasn’t dressed for rain so indoors […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Retro madness