August 16, 2014

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It’s hard to believe, but today actually marks a year
since 
we set out on our spectacular adventure. 
It’s been quite the ride so far…

August 15, 2014

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August 12, 2014

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August 10, 2014

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August 9, 2014

We’re eyeing and trying the goods at the
Christchurch Farmer’s Market. Yum.

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A FREE HUG with a Happy Buttie?
We’ll definitely have to grab one next time  ; )

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August 8, 2014

Mural Safari – Part 2

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M: This is one is my favorite!

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August 6, 2014

Mural Safari – Part 1

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With SO many incredible murals ALL over the city, we couldn’t
possibly 
hit them all up in one go. We absolutely love going on
photo safaris
and think this is one of the coolest ones yet! TBC.

August 5, 2014

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August 3, 2014

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What better way to kick-off our first jaunt to
the mountains! So very pretty.

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Now it’s your turn daddy!

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Another rainbow!!

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A breakfast for champions…

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August 1, 2014

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July 31, 2014

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July 29, 2014

When an ‘up’ do becomes a ‘down’ do…  = )

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July 27, 2014

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M: I’m going to get married in this tiny little chapel
just like mummy and daddy did 11 years years ago
today. And I’m going to have four, no, five children!

July 26, 2014

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I’ve got you Ellita. Big sister is here.

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July 24, 2014

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See you next week Pete!  = )

July 23, 2014

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The Re:START container mall was born from the need to breathe new life into the Christchurch central city, following the devastating earthquake on 22 February, 2011.
While containers for all sorts of purposes are now commonplace all over Christchurch, the idea was a bit of a wildcard when the idea of Re:START was first conceived, but
their use meant that retail was established in the CBD several years before it would
have otherwise taken place. It’s a testament to creativity and innovation as
Christchurch transitions into a city re-imagined.   

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July 23, 2014

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July 22, 2014

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July 20, 2014

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So here we are in Christchurch, New Zealand and we simply couldn’t be happier.
While it’s certainly a very different city from when mummy and daddy lived here all
those years ago, there’s an energy and an attitude that’s hard to put into words. You feel it all around and it inspires you and makes you realise that life is full of possibilities and opportunities, and that great things can come from even the worst of times.  

Following the 2010-2011 earthquakes, Christchurch/Ōtautahi has re-emerged as a vibrant, ever-evolving city. Lonely Planet listed it as one of the top 10 cities to visit in 2013 and on The New York Times’s 52 Place to go in 2014, Christchurch ranked no. 2. We can’t wait to start exploring and are thrilled that this is our current playground!

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July 19, 2014

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