Hard to say goodbye

Hard to say goodbye

Friday is my last day of school in New Zealand and to be honest I’m not sure how I feel about it. I’m not going to lie, I’ve made much better friends here than I would have expected.  Since I’ve been little, my Mom has always been telling me about when she went to...
Asia Rocks!

Asia Rocks!

It’s been a long time since I’ve written because we’ve been running around with all our sports and activities. Mostly though because for the last 2 weeks we’ve been traveling in Asia (in Thailand and Singapore.) First we went to Thailand where we got to have the...
A week in a campervan… well almost

A week in a campervan… well almost

We just got back from a trip to the South Island, and it was amazing. I think the thing that we had all been most looking forward to was the week in the campervan. I had already decided that I wanted to sleep on the top bunk and was super excited. The first few nights...
Sports, sports, and also … sports

Sports, sports, and also … sports

Have you heard about the no homework policy in New Zealand? Crazy right? I think that I may have figured out why this might be. Honestly, Kiwi kids are 100% too busy with sports to even think about school at home. Now don’t get me wrong, Kiwi kids are just as smart as...
Biscuit: a cookie, a tube, or both?

Biscuit: a cookie, a tube, or both?

While we have all gone back to school, and I have started a new school which I really like, I’ve been doing some pretty crazy activities out of school. There is still pretty good weather here, and my friend Summer has introduced me to one of my favorite new NZ...
End of Summer

End of Summer

I had a lot of fun this Summer (in January :)) but I’m surprisingly ready to go back to school. I went to Australia, New Caledonia, and the South Island for the first time in the span of six weeks. You’ve already heard all about that though, so I’ll skip to the...