Spring is well on its way here in the Southern hemisphere which means the days are getting longer and all of Christchurch is in bloom. The owners of the house we're renting (or at least their parents who live nearby) were clearly skilled gardeners who took a lot of time and effort to plant trees, shrubs, [...]
Lately, I've been seriously channeling my inner domestic goddess. With summer on its way, I'm attempting to grow my own herbs, cook recipes with more than three steps, and keep plants alive and happy (let's all keep our fingers crossed for that one). My current success rate has me feeling good and I think I'm [...]
If, like me, you travel for work, I'd bet good money that you've also stared into an empty suitcase the night before a trip struggling to decide what to pack, stressing about forgetting something important, and wondering how close you are to that pesky airline weight limit. You can probably relate to feeling like your [...]
Since moving to New Zealand, I've been pretty slack on the fitness front, but with the wedding just around the corner, I'm feeling motivated to get back into the swing of things. With five months to go before the big day, I've been looking for ways to get more active, drop a few kgs, and tone up on a budget. Here's what I've been doing to kickstart my fitness and get shreddin' for the weddin'...