She’ll be right

She’ll be right

I can’t believe it. Our year abroad in New Zealand has flown by, and now we’re getting ready to head home. As a family, we’ve gone through so much, learned so many new things, and become closer than ever. This year has made me into such a better person, and I’m so...
A taste of Asia

A taste of Asia

The Irwin’s have been a little lazy with blog lately (except maybe Mom), but I’m excited to tell you about our latest adventure to Asia! We visited Thailand and Singapore, where we had a terrific time. It was particularly cool to catch up with one of our Au-Pairs from...
5, 4, 3, 2, 1… BUNGEE!

5, 4, 3, 2, 1… BUNGEE!

The Irwin’s are on an awesome adventure in NZ’s South Island, and we are having a great time! We left a week before term one ended so that we could still have a week of school break when we returned, and also Chloe’s friend, Mae, is coming to visit when we get back....
New School, Same me

New School, Same me

It has been a couple of weeks since I started Year 9, and it has been quite the transition. I finished at Gisborne Intermediate (Gisint) around the middle of December and was on a two month break until February. I’m not at Gisint this term because intermediate only...
Vacation in Oz

Vacation in Oz

Recently, my grandparents (Dad’s side) came to visit all the way from New York, and we went to explore New Zealand’s South Island. It was a lot of fun and I enjoyed having visitors from home. Right now, my other grandparents are visiting (Mom’s side) and it is...
An Irwin Visit

An Irwin Visit

It’s been about six months that we’ve been here and we have only had one visitor, which was Anaelle and her fiancé Julien, and they had come earlier on in our trip. It had felt really cool to share our new corner of the world with them and just recently we got to...