Monthly Archives: April 2014

30×30 Challenge

We are happier, healthier;  just better, when we spend time outside: light, fresh air, wind, stars, moon-light, forest, individual trees, running water, a still lake, the roaring sea…  Outside is magic. This week I received my email from DavidSuzuki dot … Continue reading

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Easter Weekend.

Easter Weekend. Easter in the North is time to celebrate spring: growth and beginning. Here in the South we are hunkering down as the first winter storms drench us. This is ancient;  predating Easter and civilisation. Natural cycles prevail. For … Continue reading

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August Rush: an incredible journey moving at the speed of sound

August Rush: an incredible journey moving at the speed of sound. I enjoyed an amazing, beautiful film yesterday. One advantage of teaching at a small collage is a human sized library. New acquisitions are on display and easy to pick.  … Continue reading

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Self-Liberation

“In the ancient systems of self-liberation, to cultivate a lifelong erotic and companionable relationship, to lovingly and attentively raise children, to earn a living by honorable if humble means, and to prepare food and keep house with art and style, … Continue reading

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Weatbix Triathion

A week ago my daughter took part in the Weetbix Triathlon here in Palmerston North. A little under 2000 children between the ages of six and fifteen; swimming, biking and running. It was marvellously well organised, the day was sunny … Continue reading

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