Meeting Mount Iron

05_MtIronAt the top of Mount Iron in Wanaka for the first time, but not the last.

Wanaka festivities


Marvellous to catch up with Cam’s folks in Wanaka and get the xmas decorations underway!

Bargain Barn

03_bargainFound this wonderful sombrero in the previously named ‘Bargain Barn’. Alas, did not purchase but did find some excellent central otago spoons for $1 each!

Sunny in Invers

02_sunnyInversGot some sunshine in Invercargill too while we sorted out our return to NZ admin and caught up with family and friends down south.


01_homeBack on home turf, straight up Tobin’s track to survey the Wakatipu basin. Looking good!

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29_01Enjoyed our first Drunch on a very sunny Saturday at Leigh and Adam’s place, with catch ups for the big and little kids.

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28_poolLeigh and Mabel enjoying the outdoors at Brunswick pool for Mabel’s 2nd pool experience. Splashing in the kids pool and rides on the slide with mum were the call of the day.


Brunching at 18 months

27_18mnthsIt was Mabel’s 18 month check up today, she got the good health tick of approval and we enjoyed a splendid brunch at ‘East Elevation Cafe‘ to celebrate.

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Birthday brews & a surprise encounter

26_BdayHappy birthday Adam (on the left) with Ben at East Brunswick Project, where we were introduced to coffee spritzers (filter coffee and lemony lemonade).

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