The Coolest Place In New Zealand That You Didn’t Know About

I was recently browsing through Andrew J. Steel’s Instagram. He’s an amazing kiwi artist! One day I’ll have him do a wall in the studio (when it’s complete!) similar to this – but with cameras! He said he had visited a place called Gibbs Farm. I had to look this place up. WOAH! How have I never heard about this place?? Located about 60 km north of Auckland lies a massive property… Read more »

Wellington On a Plate is back for 2016

If you like food, like me, then you’ll probably already know that Visa Wellington On a Plate is just around the corner! Two weeks of culinary creations from 12-28 August 2016. I’ve hunted through the Programme Guide. and found the best of the best – these are just my thoughts and suggestions. I’d check out the full program yourself – there’s something in there for everyone!

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Brady’s Wellington On A Plate Burger Picks!

After scouring through the Wellington On A Plate Burger Guide, I’ve narrowed down the 116 contenders to this shortlist of 22. My mission will be to try them all over the two weeks of WOAP! At an average price of $22, I’m going to need over $1000 to try these all (assuming I let my wife join in the fun too!). Maybe I should start a kickstarter, or get Visa to sponsor it? Either way… Read more »

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 »

Some of the best photos you’ll ever see of New Zealand

Fellow photographer Johan Lolos spent most of 2015 in New Zealand. What he discovered and captured is nothing short of amazing! New Zealand changed me forever. It is there that I started my career as a full-time photographer, it is there that I discovered my passion for the outdoors and mountains, and it is there that I lived for 7 months in the most relaxing place on Earth: Wanaka. Now I have some… Read more »

Use WordPress? Use Buffer? You need this simple random hack!

If like me you use Wordpress for your website (most people do these days!) you might have 100’s of pages of great content. Buffer is an AWESOME new tool that lets you create a social buffer of content that gets posted to your social networks at specific times. This is great for when I add new content to my websites, or want to share photos – but I’ve struggled for awhile at finding the best… Read more »