Kawerau Thermal Motel
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... marching across the tarmac to the small Chatam Islands plane, little hand in Poppsies big hand and turning to give a final regal wave to his mum and aunty before swiftly climbing the stairs to board.
He handled the flight well, but once on board was more keen to get to Auckland to see dad than take in the scenery. Which I guess is completely natural. He was still wriggly and vocal and I ...
... scented candles was all we were going to need to get through Pam. given cyclone Pam was nothing more than a bit of wind and a light shower, we ended up using our emergency bathtub water to water the plants. if anyone reading this blog lives in NZ and does not have an emergency kit, you are welcome to share ours during the next disaster as long as you bring crackers, cheese and a lighter for our scented candles.
... Street in search of a little fun and some lunch. It's a pretty cool street with lots of cool shops and choices for lunch. We find a little Thai shop, naturally, and share an order of noodles and an order of chicken with Thai basil, a little spicy but very yummy. Gotta start getting use to those Thai spices. We decide to walk to the supermarket, and to load up on a few staples. After going through the whole store twice, we are loaded up with groceries and looking ...
... most of today). I have learnt I love walking in forests! I like the air quality and the shade they provide. I do not like climbing hills! It causes me mechanical problems I could do without. If only all forests were grown on the flat. . . . That would be just lovely! I do not like getting old and having a body that has aged faster that it should at 40! And on that note, I'm off to try and sleep as tomorrow is going to be a LONG day! ...
... of Pohutakawa trees! Plus I left my jacket to reserve a table while we ordered, only to find the waitress had put it aside thinking we'd kept it. Was glad to get it back, and have my faith in local honesty restored. Pete won both his matches after quite a tussle, and both going to 3 games. So he was happy. However the bus didn't leave til after 7, so we weren't home til ...
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