Easy Tramping Near Christchurch; An Overnight to Nina Hut

Easy Tramping Near Christchurch; An Overnight to Nina Hut

This past week most of New Zealand was on holiday, celebrating Easter and commemorating Anzac day with a few well-earned days off. With the weather report looking decent, a couple of friends and I decided to find an easy overnight tramp to kickstart our holiday. We picked Nina Hut because it was only a two and a [...]

Reflections on the Christchurch Attack

Yesterday, a white supremacist walked into the Masjid al Noor mosque and the Linwood Masjid with an assault rifle in his hands and hatred in his heart and Christchurch, a city still recovering from the 2010 and 2011 earthquakes, will not be the same. Around 3:00pm yesterday, I was sitting at my desk on the [...]

A Wedding Update: What’s Keeping Me Busy One Month Before the Big Day

A Wedding Update: What’s Keeping Me Busy One Month Before the Big Day

It may be raining nonstop here in Christchurch (seriously over this dreary weather), but that hasn't stopped me from juggling work, holiday prep, wedding planning, and some other exciting news I can't wait to share with you soon! With just over a month to go, we've had to get serious about crossing off items on [...]