Weekend Brunch for Two – Spanish Eggs!

We have been blessed with another long weekend in New Zealand - Waitangi Day falling on Monday creating this welcome three day break from work 🙂 Now for those of you reading from outside of New Zealand, Waitangi Day is a significant day in our history. On the 6th February 1840, representatives of the British … Continue reading Weekend Brunch for Two – Spanish Eggs!

Exploring the Hahei Coastline

A weekend on the Coromandel Peninsula, New Zealand Labour Weekend 2016 We decided to be tourist’s today and headed up the coast to Hahei – home of Cathedral Cove, Hot Water Beach and the Hahei Marine Reserve. From Tirau it was a short drive of 20 minutes along a slightly windy road – we did … Continue reading Exploring the Hahei Coastline

Feeling housebound? Visit the Ponsonby Central Markets

Feeling a little house-bound? Need to get out and about for a change of environment? A quick trip to Ponsonby Central this afternoon where everything is under cover did the trick for us today - it was cosy warm with gas heaters firing, humming with people shopping and stopping to eat at any number of interesting and delicious smelling eateries.