I’m in a state of happy euphoria right now, for three reasons (I want to yell “My reasons are threefold!” but this isn’t a Dickens novel, so I’ll just get on with it). It is gorgeously sunny outside with clear blue skies Mr S and I have been together for seven years, so we’re celebrating … More Letting the outside in
We’re only 2 weeks away from welcoming some of our family to New Zealand, and it’s very exciting! I can’t wait to show them our home and the fabulousness that is Wellington. One of the best things we are doing is going to the South Island for a week and travelling about, seeing as much … More Driving the Kiwi way
I’m guessing you can probably tell from the tone of my recent blog posts that Mr Sazmo and I are absolutely LOVING New Zealand. Life here is sweet as, and I’m pretty sure that choosing to live in Wellington is part of the reason we are both so happy. Wellington (or Welly as it is … More Top 10 Weekends in Welly
When I first told some people that I was moving to New Zealand they said “Oh my god, aren’t you worried about the earthquakes?!”. I hadn’t really given it a lot of thought…but then I didn’t give the UK terror level much thought either (SEVERE since 2014 just in case you’re wondering) and that’s just … More Earthquakes, tsunamis, volcanoes, oh my!
Weekends in Wellington are the best. To be fair, I don’t start my job until April, so every day is like a weekend for me (woohoo), but I still look forward to that break at the end of the week, when Mr S and I can spend time together doing awesome things. The weekends seem … More Long live the weekends
One of my favourite things about living in New Zealand, specifically Wellington, is that you have a vibrant city with great restaurants and bars nestled side by side with incredible mountains and beautiful beaches. And living 5 minutes away from the beach is awesome. We live in Lyall Bay and, I’m very biased, but this … More On the beach!