Monthly Archive: January, 2014

Aren’t the Redwoods from California?

New Years Day we decided to head south. The weather wasn’t going to cooperate, so we just went anyways. First stop, Hobbiton. One of these days, the thrill will wear off, but the… Continue reading

When did 2014 happen?

During my mom’s visit, it rained a lot. It was also a lot cooler than it normally is this time of year. But that didn’t stop us from taking advantage of the sunny… Continue reading

Where Oceans Meet

Over the holidays I was lucky enough to have my mother come to visit from Chicago. It was consistently below zero in Chicago and freezing, so of course, Auckland had a much better… Continue reading