Tag Archives: New Zealand

Treaty of Waitangi

In my professional life, I teach. Recently we were required to attend a half-day Treaty of Waitangi training seminar. The Treaty of Waitangi is the agreement between Maori and the English Crown that established Government in New Zealand. Many of … Continue reading

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The Beauty of Passionate People

Saturday, I spent the day at the Manawatu Performing Arts Singing Contests.  I attended in the morning because my daughter was competing and so my wife and I were there supporting her. I decided to attend in the evening, to … Continue reading

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Procrastination.

My experience is we all procrastinate. One thing I have learned is, action motivates. I am learning guitar, so play. I’m learning to write, so write. I am learning to photograph, so take the picture. What do you want to … Continue reading

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Can Technology Save Us

This weekend was a long weekend here in New Zealand. I sent the text below to the Science Media Center people with a request for them to publish it for me. This is the second time I have done this. … Continue reading

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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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