Vote 2020 x 4

It's no secret I shall be #PartyVoteGreen and likely to be Labour Paul Eagle for my Rongotai electorate. I shall also be Yes for both referenda.Now that's that out of the way you should of course ignore it and do what you feel is right.First of all I would urge you to VOTE! Make sure you're enrolled and your details are up-to-date: that, no really I can wait, off you go, check your details ... Ok, good. This year from Wednesday 2nd September (overseas) / Saturday 5th September (in NZ) to 7pm on Saturday 19th September you get to vote on one or more of the following:The makeup of ParliamentParty voteYour local MPCannabis legalisation and control referendumEnd of Life Choice referendumYou can vote via post, look out for your voting papers later this month, or in person at many voting booths around Aotearoa New Zealand.
That's who (YOU!), when, where, how, and I shall assume you know why. If you don't…

Christmas Day 2007/08 - Christchurch in photos

After a brief blast of Yuletide/Willowbank photos I've then gone very quiet - sorry, life has been VERY busy! Here we go ...

Christmas Eve
Flickr: Sisters on Christmas Eve 2007

Christmas Day 2007
Bit disappointed here as we didn't get any photos of Jack and Meg's wide open eyes as they woke us up with the news "Santa's been!!" and when they opened their presents from under the tree.

Flickr: Santa's been ... and he's eaten his food

Flickr: Archers' for their presents

Flickr: The grown-up pass-the-parcel wearing all their gifts Flickr: Red Charlotte Flickr: Jacqui's pass-the-parcel gift Flickr: Carol wearing pass-the-parcel gifts Flickr: Liz, butterfly'ed up

Flickr: Christmas animals

Flickr: General Redwood Christmas Day hubbub