Posts In: New Zealand

14 Things I’ve learned about New Zealand

October 14, 2015 New Zealand, Random thoughts

Tomorrow I fly back to the UK from New Zealand... ...to resume a somewhat normal life for a few months and prep for The Big Adventure. I’m looking forward to going home and seeing Mickey. I’m full of cold right…

Tramping the Routeburn track

October 8, 2015 New Zealand

A few weeks ago whilst working in the lab one of my colleagues heard me say I wanted to get out to see glaciers and countryside and Fjordland. He told me he goes tramping most weekends and that they had…

Out of my comfort zone

October 7, 2015 New Zealand, Random thoughts

I’m at a point in my life where I can not only appreciate the value of stepping outside my comfort zone but I can capitalise on it too. Taking risks can be framed as a bad thing in today’s risk…

The Importance of Generosity

August 22, 2015 New Zealand, Random thoughts

I’m sitting on a plane and I feel like my world is ending. I know it’s not, my head tells me the idea is ridiculous as are my reasons for feeling this way but that in no way lessens the…