Monthly Archives: May 2013

Packing up the UK house

Today’s the day: the packers have started. Its been tough for both of us on both sides of the globe: setting up home in a brand new country, ALONE isn’t easy, you have read about that. But, I imagine that … Continue reading

Posted in House stuff | Tagged , , ,

Muddy Buddy 2013

Originally posted on Ryding2health Blog:
I got a text message on Friday from someone I know, Asking did I want to make up a team of four for a ‘muddy buddy’ race on Sunday. Normally, no chance, but I…

Posted in Uncategorized

Relaxing weekend – at last!

This weekend I decided I didn’t need to rush about filling my day, I could in fact just relax in my own place if I wanted to!  I am starting to feel a little less stressed, as every small thing … Continue reading

Posted in Local events | Tagged , , , ,

The entertaining Garage sale phenomenon!

When I said I would go Garage saleing I expected a few houses with perhaps stalls, much like a car boot sale, but at the end of your drive. Not so!! What I saw was much more entertaining: much like … Continue reading

Posted in Local events | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Helping Hand: the amazing people of Southland

Daily Prompt: Tell us about the most surprising helping hand you’ve ever received. Easy. The amazing people of Southland. Without them all, I am convinced that I would be on a plane back to England by now. 

Posted in Invercargill | Tagged , , | 2 Comments