I didn’t forget my promise to show you the true “kiwi” in his natural habitat. This is a first example, local pub(won’t confess the town even if you kill me!), we were there on our way back from a hike…and here he is! Gumboots is a big thing here, oh yes! Non mi sono scordata … More Kiwi Charme – Shot n.1
I always thought that staying in touch is possible, wherever you are, whatever you are up to. It’s a matter of will, energy and time. I am still working hard on my attitudes, shifting from “I gotta make everyone else happy” to “I can’t make you happy if I am not”. Not easy to realise, … More Bonds and boundaries
How thunderstruck I felt when, invited by a very dear friend for dinner, Bear showed me this bottle of Carpenè Malvolti! We were in charge of bubbles and he found somehow, in Blenheim, one of my favourite Prosecco producers from Conegliano Veneto, Italy! Ho fatto un salto quando ho visto questa bottiglia l’altra sera a … More Prosecco Mon Amour
I am enjoying a delightful long anniversary weekend away but haven’t forgotten my favourite home works, photo-editing and story-telling. Just a little tease of what’s coming next…a shot from the Nelson Lakes region. Non mi sono dimenticata di voi! Voglio lasciarvi un assaggio del prossimo post mentre mi godo un lungo weekend fuori casa dedicato … More Julius Summit
The word “healthy” naturally clashes with the word “bacon”, it goes without saying…my green spirit though added some fresh spinach and leek, it made a great snack on my Sunday morning boat trip. Not much of a recipe to handle, puff pastry(roll it thinner next time!), 3 eggs, 5 rashes of bacon, bunch of spinach, … More Healthy bacon and egg mini-pies
I will reach the top of Mount Fishtail, sooner or later, it’s on my bucket list. Weekends ago I decided to explore the start of the track. I had a warm Sunday ahead, lots of time to spend by myself and the will to explore. Studying the DOC a plan made its way in my … More Where is my hut?