A year in moments #2 – arriving in New Zealand

It was about lunchtime, yet my brain didn't really know what time or day it was. I'd been travelling for over 30 hours and my weary body was pleased to have finally landed. I didn't know what was waiting for me behind the arrival gates. Would he be there at the front with a big … Continue reading A year in moments #2 – arriving in New Zealand

A year in people #82 – Nic

I think Nic was the first person I met in New Zealand when I moved here who I didn't already know, or who wasn't connected to my ex-boyfriend. It was like a Tinder date for mates. We met online, through the UK group Adventure Queens, and arranged to meet for a cuppa. I'd only been … Continue reading A year in people #82 – Nic

New Zealand: 8 months in

Well, I think it's safe to say it's been, shall we say, eventful since I landed on NZ shores eight months ago. Hell, it's been a bloody eventful year-and-a-bit ever since I decided on a whim to move to the other side of the world last year. You probably all know by now that the … Continue reading New Zealand: 8 months in