#14 The drugs kick back

July 3, 2018

This week has been tough, my monster drugs kicked back again leaving me feeling really really unwell and prompting the doctor to tell me to stop taking them. By no means ideal when I don't have a plan B at the moment.


#13 Medical paperwork week!

June 24, 2018

This week has been mostly taken up with chasing medical paperwork and posting it back. This knee op sounds way more scary now than I thought! 😥


#12: Life is too short

June 4, 2018

Too short to worry about if you have time for that, if you need to do that. Life is far far far too short to worry about anything.


#11 Brrrr winter has set in!

May 29, 2018

It's been a busy chilly wet few weeks in camp Ryding. Walking, swimming (not!) and book sales!


#10 Hatches Hill and Hypochondracat

May 5, 2018

A short update including the knee, a local walk and the darned drama queen cat!


#9 Anzac Day Dawn Parade, Invercargill 2018

April 25, 2018

This small and relatively isolated nation has always remembered their fallen in huge numbers, with Anzac Day dawn parade services up and down the country showing huge attendance year on year. Lest we forget.


#8 Five Year summary: Eligible for Citizenship

April 22, 2018

A summary of not only the last year in New Zealand, but also the previous four as well, looking at our overall journey so far on the way to becoming either an accidental or a deliberate Kiwi / dual citizen.


#7 Weekend away: Yay!

April 14, 2018

We finally got away for the weekend at easter because Southland has 3 public holidays that weekend meaning we get 5 days off! Here's what we did!

Includes a soundscape, plus whats coming up in the next episode.


#6 Surf to City and Multiculture

March 28, 2018

We are embracing the local events last minute flurry before winter. Here's a snippet of the multicultural food festival and the surf to city along with our latest news.


#5 Relay for Life 2018

March 16, 2018

Over the weekend of 10-11 March we - along with a massive team of 42 clients and friends, took part in the relay for life. We raised $2967 for the Cancer Society. Here's our weekend story.