I’m happy to report that the farmhouse is now complete and has been certified as habitable by the local council! But we’re not completely done because we are now converting the old milking shed into a plant nursery where we will propagate seedlings for the revegetation project. So we are still being visited by builders… Continue reading Bovine Code Red!
The big news down here these days? Someone did some research and it came to us in the form of the headline “What’s Bugging the Nation’s Children?” The article explains that an academic surveyed 8-12 year olds to find out what worries them. The reason that these things get my attention (and scare the heck… Continue reading Don’t Worry, Kids!
I hope you aren’t thinking that I never do any work, but we just got back from another trip, this time to the South Island of NZ. The South Island is considerably different than the North Island. The main difference is that the North Island is subtropical while the South is temperate and that means… Continue reading A Few Days In The South Island
Our local video shop, in an effort to boost sales, has provided us a list of the “Top 100 Movies of All Time.” Like most people, I love lists. They provide a lot of raw material for interesting debates and discussions. There are, however, two things that I don’t like about lists. The first is… Continue reading Citizen Who?