Snow On The Tops

Written by  on May 24, 2016

After a couple of cold fronts smashed their way up the island, the Kaikoura Ranges have a good dusting of snow on them. As is usually the case, after[...]

Entrance To The Block

Written by  on January 14, 2016

We needed to shift the Entrance to our block back off the road as there was no room to safely stop and open the gate. The road that we face onto has a[...]

The Time Is Now

Written by  on July 14, 2015

A couple of days ago, one of my best mates had a heart attack. He was out surfing when the event started to unfold. Being the tough old bugger that he[...]

The Office works for me

Written by  on April 10, 2014

Here is the space where I spend most my time. Surprisingly for some, I love it. It is pretty comfortable and away from any hustle and bustle. The view[...]

The Wrong Side of the Bed

Written by  on April 24, 2006

Have you ever noticed that when you are in a good mood, everything appears differently to when you are feeling under the weather? Does this mean that the[...]

Yeah, Yeah, another team meeting

Written by  on November 20, 2005

You’ve heard it before, We need to become more Team Orientated Fat chance, you think to yourself… I don’t even like half these idiots and they don’t[...]

Now we know our ABC’s

Written by  on June 14, 2005

Have you ever secretly thought about something you do and considered that you would like to stop doing it?… you know that little habit that you know[...]

My time has not yet come

Written by  on June 4, 2005

My time has not yet come It is said with a belief that this is the case but with the full knowledge that this cannot be so. For there is only now and my[...]

Under the Influence

Written by  on June 2, 2005

It may astound you to know how much influence you have in everything you do. Whether it be in your working environment, family and friends, or life…[...]

Sometimes, you have to let life be

Written by  on May 9, 2005

Sometimes, you just have to let life be I know I write about changing this and that in your life, you know the drill, different ways to improve your lot[...]