Surprise Trip to England with My 1yr Old Daughter – Best Trip of My Life!

I’ve travelled a lot, this was my 9th trip to the U.K. – but this trip was extra special for a few huge reasons: Scarlett’s (my 1yr old daughter) first time on a BIG plane My Grandma’s 80th birthday Scarlett meeting her great-grandparents on my side My Grandma meeting one of her great-grandchildren for the first time (her other two, my sisters children, also live in NZ) First big adventure together with just me and… Read more »

Nominate a deserving family this Christmas

While for most of us Christmas is a time for sharing time and presents with loved ones. Some don’t have it as easy as us. This Christmas rather than making a donation to a charity, I want donate my own time & expertise to a deserving family. We have teamed up with Fix Fashion who have generously donated $500 to be spent on clothing at their Petone fashion store (Sorry guys – ladies only) For families… Read more »

Two day trips to Christchurch in one week!

Last week I flew to Christchurch for the day, twice. The first has been planned for a few months. I’m always keep my eye on AirNZ’s GrabASeat website for cheap flights. The idea of exploring another part of the country on the cheap is exciting! I managed to secure flights for me, Scarlett (my 15mo daughter) and my mother for just $32 return! I made this short video capturing that trip, check it… Read more »

Nephew’s 1st Birthday Video

A few weeks ago my little nephew turned one, rather than busting out the camera to take stills as I usually would do at any family occasion, I decided to put my new Manfrotto tripod through it’s paces and made this short video of his birthday party.