Thursday, July 24, 2014

We Found FOUND


With our latest addition to the family, we've discovered a whole new world in the form of animal accessories. There are tons to choose from and there is an array of dog accessories to shop from everywhere ranging from women's boutiques to discount stores all over the world. I'm a bit of a discerning shopper even when it comes to our four-legged little brother. Too many options first of all. He is also tiny so then there's that, too. Then I found FOUND. This brand immediately spoke to me when I found them at The Flock in the Tannery. Found My Animal is a premium dog accessories brand out of Brooklyn, New York featuring handcrafted designs that are sturdy and can be uniquely worn. There are leashes, collars, and leads that are made from hand-spliced rope using marine-grade leathers, materials and metals. The range comes in an array of colors for collars, leads and leashes with varying thicknesses and sizes to accommodate dogs from tiny to huge. The brand encourages owners to rescue dogs in need and their in-depth site even offers up current listings for available dogs

We get a lot of cotimpliments on our very smart looking collar and I spread the word about the brand. Especially since they offer International Shipping which is a big bonus in my book. Check out the site here and shop their entire range

They sent over these photos to share with you below so  have a preview and then pamper your pooch with a bit of eco-luxury.




















Wednesday, July 16, 2014

LUG Lego Brick Show 2014

Here are just a few of our favorite shots from this year's Lego Brick Show. If you are lucky enough to have an event of this magnitude come to your town, we highly encourage you to attend with your friends and family. We chatted with Lego aficionados while we took in all of the Lego intensity. Everywhere we turned there were exciting and creative builds that filled nearly two early Saturday morning hours. We left inspired to create and build like never before.

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Is The BAT The Future of Wind Energy?

Is this the future of wind energy? Scientists have created a way to capture some of the most viable wind currents that the atmosphere has to offer. It is a helium-filled BAT (buoyant airborne turbine) and could be the eco-friendly solution to bringing energy to rural areas. It is said that wind energy could power the planet for the rest of existence so finding new ways to capture currents seems like a smart option in today's gas guzzling world. 

Click here for more details on the BAT and how it works.

Seeking more eco-friendly inspiration?

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

In Christchurch This Weekend? Harlequin Players Junior Drama Presents:





A Double Feature
Sid River's Girl In Da Hoodie
&
Roald Dahl's Little Red Riding Hood & The Wolf

Show times:
May 1 6:30
May 2 6:30
May 3
***2 Showings***
11am & 2pm

$8 tickets all shows

For bookings please email: 
harlequinplayersdrama@gmail.com

It's the perfect way to end your holiday and support the local arts no matter what your budget!

Monday, April 21, 2014

Scenes From Easter

This was a very special Easter in our house and celebrations included free-range eggs, heaps of Reese's, a midday nap and of course oodles of chocolate. As the youngest in the crew exclaimed, "Ooh that Easter Bunny was good to us this year!:. In years past, we have posted shots just from our point of view but this year, the budding photogs got in on the action by catching glimpses of their liking. Here is our collective gallery of this year's Easter celebration. Happy Easter.

Can you guess who took each photo: kids or adults?


















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