Monthly Archives: January 2012

When motivation comes running back

It really doesn’t take a lot to motivate another person into doing something that you might like them to do – or at least have them give it a go. We are often motivated by what others are doing, and … Continue reading

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When motivation disappears

Motivation? What’s that? I find I do have motivation in abundance for tramping, for wandering along the mountain passes, for walking in the countryside with friends at the weekend. But motivation for my daily jogs, the exercise machine, the planned … Continue reading

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Round trip via Danseys Pass

Today, coming home I went from Wanaka to Alexandra where I was fortunate to be able to spend time with little Wynter Rose, now 12 weeks old. She is a real delight. It was so nice to see her and … Continue reading

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A stroll to the summit of Rocky Mountain

Although the weather forecast was not considered great for tramping, I decided that maybe a day walk would be just the ticket for this Sunday afternoon while in Wanaka, Central Otago. The sun was shining, a few clouds here and … Continue reading

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Meandering through the Gardens

Being such a warm, beautiful and sunny night – my sister and brother in law decided to take a meander through the Dunedin Botanic Gardens and sent me a text to see if I would like to join them. What … Continue reading

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A great way to spend an afternoon

It was to be firewood shifting and stacking this morning, and then this afternoon I had a visit from my son and little grandson, Robert. I decided that it was a far more exciting way to spend a few hours … Continue reading

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Celebrating with family

A delightful afternoon was had by all as we saw the sights and beach scenes around Oamaru and Kakanui in the double-decker bus. Clear blue skies after a cloudy start made for some perfect scenes and of course, warmth. Mum … Continue reading

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