Monthly Archives: June 2012

Strange frost patterns on our car

I’ve seen interesting frost patterns on cars before, but this morning our jalopy looked pretty jazzy.

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Espresso cat

Another freezing winter day in Martinborough and Chino has found a new warm place to park his bum: our espresso coffee machine.

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Wet, wet, wet

Will we ever get the foundations poured so the framework can go up? Our build job is getting delayed, week after week after week, mainly by wet weather. Rain has kept Bruce off the job and a couple of weeks … Continue reading

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Maori Battalion Marching Song a cultural ripoff?

Back in the 1960s when I realised there was money to be made from my modest talents at the piano, I still needed a repertoire that would let me play at social events – 21sts, wedding celebrations, dances etc. I … Continue reading

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