Last day out – countdown to school

Today was my last day with the kids before school goes back on Tuesday (good news is I only have to wait a couple of days before we get to hang out again thanks to Waitangi Day!) Continue reading


Back to School………nearly

Summer holidays are nearly over – 2 weeks exactly and school will be back in for my big boys Continue reading

Family Day Trip……

Living on the Coromandel Peninsula has it’s benefits – like being able to drive less than an hour to experience a fantastic day out!

Recently the kids and I embarked on what is fast turning into an annual event! We hop in the car, and make our way up the somewhat windy road towards Coromandel. About 10minutes before you hit Coromandel, just when it looks like you might be coming into civilisation again you turn off the main road on to “The 309”, it’s a windy gravel road that you expect to find in the middle of no-where but it’s not to horrible to drive! Just under 5km down this road you will find The Waterworks, Continue reading