This autumn we got away for a few days to beautiful Hawkes Bay – the first time we've done that drive with Amelie! I was nervous but it was totally fine. Two stops on the way down and two on the way back, one planned and one unplanned each way. Oh and one somersault into … Continue reading A long weekend in Hawkes Bay
I was in Taupo a few weeks ago, hanging out with friends and supporting Hayden and P (of PK fame) in the Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge. They raced on the Saturday and rocked it (of course) while the rest of us spent Saturday reading and brunching and lazing, before cheering them across the finish line. … Continue reading An impromptu Thanksgiving!
Hayden and I do not want to live in the States again right now. We are both ready to be living in New Zealand; in fact, I'm so ready that I jumped the gun and have been doing so for nearly a year now. America is a great country but New Zealand is our home. … Continue reading A week in New England!
As if flying in from New York wasn't enough, Hayden surprised me a with a trip to Raglan when he was in town! We spent a few days there in an adorable little house that had what has got to be one of the best views I've ever seen. We were with our friends, a … Continue reading A few days in magical Raglan
I was in California last week, catching up with Hayden and sneaking in some friend time on the side. Some of our friends were cycling down the Californian coast on their honeymoon, and invited us to come crash it…so, of course, we did. I missed their wedding in NY last year, so was super-excited to … Continue reading A week road tripping through California