Auckland, New Zealand New year is the kind of event when towers shoot fireworks and friends come for no-bake cookies.
Happy New Year 2011! Auld Lang Syne and Auckland Tower Fireworks Display
Happy New Year 2011! This year we watched the fireworks go off of the Auckland Tower in Auckland, New Zealand. The song in the video is Auld Lang Syne sung by Dougie Maclean.
A Kiwi Christmas
Christmas in shorts and sandles.
Council Christmas Picnic and Secret Santa Tea
Auckland Council Christmas in the park – Auckland New Zealand
Hosting Thanksgiving in New Zealand, where there are no turkeys, and our apartment doesn’t have an oven. It’s a no-bake Thanksgiving holiday.
I got my library card
What 4 books would you check out at your first library visit in a year?
My Sunny Birthday in Auckland, New Zealand
Spring has sprung here in Auckland, New Zealand. Spring… and my birthday. How weird! Most years I’m celebrating my birthday in fall, with Halloween decorations in the stores Leaves turning golden Family/friends all around. This year, I’m celebrating with warmth…
A Winter’s Day at Cornwallis Beach
Cornwallis beach is about 30 minutes from Auckland and is a nice place to spend an afternoon.
Piha and Bethells Beach, New Zealand near Auckland
I hesitate to say so many good things about New Zealand because I’m afraid it could mean that many more people would come here and change this beautiful place. But it really is beaufitul (sic). As part of the same…
Being Home: Housesitting in Auckland New Zealand
It’s really nice to be back in Auckland. Here in Auckland, New Zealand, the weather is colder in the evenings and at night, but so far has been nice and sunny and about 65 (Fahrenheit) during the day. This feels…