Oh Aotearoa. You are so beautiful.

IMG_1579This stunning part of our whenua is North Otago, New Zealand.  This was a lunch stop during part of my cycle tour of Te Waipounamu.  I have been at it all of 2014- continuing on soon.  Cycle touring is such an amazing way to see this spectacular country.  

Ups to the Canon Powershot for this pic. 

the love of my life. niwa. the. pooch


niwa’s bliss is with sticks. his favourite place, wairarapa moana.  

 he is the love of my life.

i have lots to say about him, so will do soon 


random wai cow cuteness.


I would love to see photos of and hear about your quirky pooches.  do tell. 

ups to my ma’s Canon powershot for these.

oh do correct me if that apostrophe is wrong- they get confusing sometimes!