Archive for February, 2011:

Christchurch Earthquake

{ Posted on Feb 25 2011 by Renée }
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As you will almost certainly know Christchurch was struck by a tragic earthquake on Tuesday.  It's been a sad and shocking time for everyone all around New Zealand.  Our own relatives and friends are OK. Arthur's Pass village was not significantly ...Read More »

The Wilgenhof’s visit from Belgium

{ Posted on Feb 21 2011 by Renée }
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We said farewell to our guests Rita and Hugo Wilgenhof this morning. We were a little daunted when they made a booking back in December as they run a beautiful bed and breakfast in Belgium. You can check their website ...Read More »

Geoff’s first attempt at making Raspberry cordial

{ Posted on Feb 04 2011 by Renée }
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Geoff is experimenting with raspberry cordial from the wild raspberries growing in the village.  He has just tasted the first go and is not satisfied with the result, he reckons it needs more raspberries. Mmmmm, tasted pretty good to me ...Read More »