Category Archives: Canterbury

Danseys Pass getaway: off the grid!

We used the long weekend (Labour day) for a rare getaway and chose camp sites that were remote and totally off the grid. First stop: Danseys pass. The Vlog of the weekend is at the foot of this article.

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Christmas break: camping up west 

We don’t tend to get away much: being self employed means no work = no pay. Christmas closure is normal in Southland so we tend to use that period for a break if we can. We decided to go camping, … Continue reading

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Vlog 6: Timaru coastal ramblings

Today was a cycling swimming and walking day; I was in my element: if it wasn’t for the killer coastal dog and the lack of mountain bike skills on my part! I feel much more able on a bike and … Continue reading

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Vlog 5: Edible Geraldine!

Geraldine is a place rather than a person, and what a curious place it is too, tucked into the centre of rural Canterbury! It has some fabulous ideas for community sharing and encouraging people to grow their own produce plus … Continue reading

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Vlog 4: 2 for the price of 1 – nothing, plus something!

Today I tackled two vlogs, a 5×5 vignette 5 x 5 second clips to tell a mini story, plus a vlog of what we did today. This one is largely a voice over, which actually turned out much harder than … Continue reading

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