• 13 February 2020

BURNT SAUCEPANS. Let’s start with those pots that you managed to burn the base so badly you’re ready to throw away. Before you do that, arm yourself with a piece of fine sandpaper and get to work. In no time your pot will be ready for you  to use again. This goes also for the racks in the oven, even if they

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  • 12 February 2020

FOR ALL OUR NEW KIWIS   You don’t have to be born in this fine land Nor stay here all your life You can come as late as the need arises Away from your world of strife.   You can lay down your roots and at last feel free Where  your children can  grow tall and proud, And we will welc

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  • 10 February 2020

FOR THOSE WHO CAN AFFORD A HOME New Zealand smaller towns are booming. While the price of a home in Auckland is going to cost you more than it would have a few of years ago, the slump seems over and prices are seeing  another  bounce back to life. Smaller town in New Zealand are wallowing in sunshine too at the ris

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  • 3 February 2020

THE JOYS OF MOVING HOUSE !!   I can write with some authority here as I have just done a house move and still have not finished. It is a very emotional experience, a very tiring one, a great strain on temper, and a load of “where is its” You seem to get into a bigger mess than when you first started, and

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  • 28 January 2020

How to make sure your dog gets returned We have an animal control contract and this article is based on our experience. Things to do are: Vaccinate, microchip, register, fence your new family member in and make sure your details are always up to date with the council.   Have a new member of the family? The first

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