A place to sit

A place to sit

For a long time now I have relied solely on a standing desk. After a really bad run of sciatica I basically couldn’t sit down or I would induce pain. I was either standing or lying. It was hard adjusting, my legs ached for a few weeks, but I grew to love my...
New office. AGAIN

New office. AGAIN

So, you remember about six weeks ago when I moved back into my old office space and hoped that it would be the last move for six months or so? Yeah. Didn’t happen. During this last weekend we had a party/BBQ/slumber party for my middle daughters birthday and...
W is for Wahine

W is for Wahine

There are many wonderful words that start with W, and I’ve had so much trouble deciding which one to go with that this post is now several days late – but, better late than never right? Initially, I was going to go with Whānau, which is a really important...
T is for Tāwhirimātea

T is for Tāwhirimātea

One of the gods that I’ve touched on in my Kotahi Bay series is Tāwhirimātea, who is the Māori god of weather. I’ve always loved the extremes of weather, in particular how it can change so quickly. We often say that here there really can be four seasons in...
Q is for Questions

Q is for Questions

We’re a good chunk of the way through the alphabet so far. I thought I’d take this opportunity to throw this one open for questions. Got any questions about Kotahi Bay? About my writing? Or even about me? I hope so!