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Wheels of Experience

When I was a child there seemed to be a persistent idea that New Zealand had no history, no stories worth telling. Sure, I learnt about Kate Sheppard, Sir Edmund Hillary and The Treaty of Waitangi (never Te Tiriti note) … Continue reading

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Annie

Fun fact: At my high school we had a thing called ‘Marist Day’. It was a day where we would celebrate the school and the 7th formers would put on a show. In my last year of school our theme … Continue reading

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LORDE

A week ago today I experienced Lorde‘s first official live gig. Lorde, the 16 year old who is ¬†far too quickly tearing the world up. I feel a bit like pointing out her age is sort of misleading because the … Continue reading

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NZMM: Casual Rager Playlist

My friends are quite fond of the casual ‘rager.’ When you’re having a quiet night of drinks with only a few people and then it evolves and there’s Destiny Child impressions happening and the boys have had to cover the … Continue reading

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Auckland Arts Festival

For Fashion Bloggers Fashion Week is one of the most important times of year, for Movie Reviewers it’s Film Festival and Awards Season. For me, my favourite time of year is Arts Festival time. The Auckland Arts Festival kicked off … Continue reading

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Waitangi Day Bingo

Happy Waitangi Day! For any non New Zealanders Waitangi is the day on which we commemorate the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi – the founding document of New Zealand. Like any national day it’s a day tarnished with mud … Continue reading

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On the Road: Bohemian Rhapsody

I’m currently sitting shotgun, cruising at one hundred k’s an hour towards Otaki, belting my lungs out to David Bowie’s Space Oddity. My mother’s driving and my sister is attempting to make stop motions on her ds, whilst the other … Continue reading

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