Author Archives: BritMumInNZ

Life is a changing!


There have been so many momentous changes in our family life this year so far. This week, by far, has been the biggest. I have experienced, for the first time in nearly twelve years, having all three of my daughters … Continue reading

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Rock scrambling in Wellington with Monsieur Cocoa

Lyall Bay

Wellington’s coastline is a rugged one, with a mix terrain of beaches, from sandy to pebbled and everything in between. There are well known bays and others so small they have no mapped name, but are undoubtedly given names with … Continue reading

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Mini Creations

Gingerbread house

So many changes this year for our family of five. We have gone from having three children ‘unschooling’ whilst living in the USA for fifteen months, to having two children at school and one about to make her first school … Continue reading

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The Photo Gallery | Colour


It’s been a wonderful past week of celebrations. February is such a busy month for Birthdays (not just in our family, but so many friends too!)… May must be the month for ‘lurve’ is all I can say! Here’s a … Continue reading

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Adventuring in the countryside with Alice & Monsieur Cocoa!

Sunset walk

Wellington to Martinborough, in the Wairarapa, is a one and a half hour drive, skirting the beautiful Wellington harbour, continuing along the highway, through Lower and Upper Hutt, before reaching the beautiful area of Kaitoke Regional Park and then ascending … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday

Sunset in rural New Zealand - Wairarapa

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