Hawkes Bay Delights

November 14, 2016 // 4 Comments

There is nothing better than getting away for the weekend and seeing parts of your own country never seen before.  With this in mind, my friend and I decided to visit Hawkes [...]

Run Helen Run

September 27, 2016 // 6 Comments

  I made a pact with myself in 2013 that I would run a different half marathon every year. It may have sounded a good idea at the time; but the way my body is feeling [...]

The ‘Bagless’ Lady

May 31, 2016 // 6 Comments

Well, it has been two and a bit weeks since my eye surgery and I can now finally say goodbye to those bags that have haunted me so many years of my life. From what I can [...]

Beach Paradise

March 29, 2016 // 4 Comments

It is true what they say ‘don’t leave home until you have seen the country’ and that is exactly what I did this last weekend when I ventured on a road trip [...]

Me & My Paddle

February 23, 2016 // 7 Comments

So I decided that 2016 is all about doing different things, with the first item ticked off the list being paddleboarding.  For anyone who knows me I am not really a water [...]

HAPPY NEW YEAR 2016

December 30, 2015 // 4 Comments

As 2015 draws to a close, I just want to thank everyone who has read my blogs; contributed comments and travelled this journey with me.  It has been a blast and I am [...]