op shop

All you quirky, eccentric gals who love a bargain and are vintage hunters and gatherers, here’s some Op shop tips I’m sure you’ll appreciate. Besides the attic, moth ball aroma that comes with your goods, I love a good op shop bargain, you could say it’s like pre-loved, vintage Kmart. Inspire If you are wanting […]

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otago rail trail

Are you one who prefers views from a bike? This might be for you. The Otago Central Rail Trail is a 150-kilometre walking, cycling and horse riding track in the South Island of New Zealand.  Instead of spending Easter weekend lounging around, eating marshmallows and napping, Aaron and I got to bike this so called trail! […]

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the perfect lip

Smudged lips, faded lippy and bleeding lines, my worst lip stick nightmare! You’re either in team one “I would never wear lip stick” or team two “I own about 500 shades”. Team one, thanks for the 10 second read, you may be dismissed. Team two, let me teach you a thing or two. Here’s what […]

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vanuatu

Last year, Aaron and I got to celebrate our honeymoon in beautiful Port Vila, Vanuatu. We were actually fortunate enough to book our flights and accommodation through a friend who worked at Flight Centre at the time, which made things super easy for us during our wedding prep! You’re probably thinking…”ugh another travel post”. Well, […]

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mother

A couple Sunday’s ago, I stood amongst the congregation of my church as a woman stood up and said “There is someone here that won’t let Jesus in, he’s always been there for you but he’s asking why you won’t let him in?” I started to shake, thinking “Is it me?” I had this gut instinct, I knew […]

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Kristen

Yesss, super stoked to be sharing on the blog of one of my OG Instagram friends! A bit about me I’m 27 and have been married to my amazing husband for 10 years (yes I was a child bride). We have three amazing kids, Isaiah (10), Hosanna (7) and Zakariah (4). Next month we are moving from Nelson […]

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Knitwear

I thought it was only right I add on to the Love your knits post. From what I’ve seen knits are getting waaaay cooler this season round. I think the real question on everyone’s mind is how to style/dress these knits of ours and what occasions are these okay for? A few pointers below and possible go […]

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Bomber

So basically, these so called Bombers have been around for a while and have a bit of history, let me fill you in. Function to fashion The Bomber jacket, can be traced back to World War I. During this time, Bombers were a part of a Pilot’s attire, primarily for function keeping them warm during […]

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Essentials

The things I have now, that I never knew I needed. Qalo rings. Not that I’m an exercise extremist but it is nice to let the exercise world know that I’m a Wife.  My husband and I got these rings as gifts, definitely a need for the husband, he has a bit of muscle on […]

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South island road trip

If you’re ever in the South Island, New Zealand, make sure you’ve booked time for a Tiki-tour outside of your destination. My husband and I thought Queenstown was beautiful until we took a small roadie north. We spent our anniversary in Queenstown then had 3 days to travel in our not so “cool” Silver Nissan […]

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