Category: Photography

SUNDAY MORNING FISHING

I am now in Wellington, where I hope to get into the routine of working remotely for a few hours every morning, then in the afternoons gather my baking apprentices and get lots of baking and recipe making done. Yesterday my son took me…

LUMSDEN

A typical small town in New Zealand. Absolutely all New Zealand towns, no matter how small, have a playground. Playgrounds are a global experience. A line of shops down the main road with a chemist, a butcher, a cafe, the post office and a…

MILFORD SOUND WHICH IS REALLY A FJORD

But fjord was not in the English dictionary yet! We decided to take a boat into the sounds as our one and only touristy experience on this trip. It is a two hour drive in from Te Anau to Milford Sound. Mirror Lakes. A…

TE ANAU LAKE WALK

Just pictures. Unedited. This walk way is a good long pathway well used by cyclists and walkers. This whole walk is through the bird sanctuary area. Today we take the long drive into the fjord and have a look see. Later in the afternoon…

Te Anau

We have not got into town yet. People letting people stay for nothing in their backyards. If you are part of a NZ camper van association or something like that you have access to a list of other campers and landowners who will rent…

GARSTON, SOUTHLAND

We left Canmore yesterday. and came to rest for the night further down the South Island of New Zealand in a one horse town called Grafton. We are officially in Southland, New Zealand now. This has always been a staging stop or rest stop…

MY LITTLE HOUSE IN THE MOUNTAINS

In the South Island of New Zealand. Above Wanaka, New Zealand. Welcome to the boonies! This morning I am beginning to bake bread without my favourite Janie’s Mill flour is proving to be a bit of a challenge. Baking bread for my family is…

TWO OWLS

Last night there were two owls with two distinctive voices calling for hours in the night. They were in the big tree-house tree outside the kitchen door. This tree is close to my bedroom too, I opened the window so I could hear them…

LOOK WHO IS BACK

TonTon is back on the farm. He was wearing Nanny out with his early morning starts. Out here on the farm my co-worker is up by 4am. So Ton is trained to get up early too. So back to the farm he came: Bed,…

HOW MANY ANGELS

How many angels can dance on the head of a pin. A medieval question. Philosophy or physics. It is a beautiful image of course. Dancing angels on shiny pins. Angels. Ghosts. Infinity. Transparent. Pointless.