Introducing Jo

Make lemonade came about after life had thrown our family a lot of lemons in a short space of time. It started on July 8th…

It had been a long while since Bryan and I had visited Akaroa and so off we went for a trip down memory lane. Even…

Kids and Reading

Get kids to love books. When they read for pleasure it leads to academic success. One of my “goals” is to help our grandchildren to…

Wellbeing Tips

I came across these very helpful tips recently. They were written by a High School counsellor, Jane Dicki. Relationships – are truly the most important…

Holding Grudges

I hear many stories of people who hold onto grudges they have against others, sometimes for many years. The sad part about this is a…

Kumara Salad

I have a bit of a thing about kumara. I like to use kumara in a salad and then change the ingredients around a bit…