Responding to Racial Injustice

Responding to Racial Injustice

“Oh no.”  We were standing in the kitchen making dinner, my sister scrolling on her phone when she suddenly cried out. Her tone was grieved, foreboding. As she read out an account of Ahmaud Arbery being gunned down mid-jog, I sat and sobbed. The tears returned in...
More of the Same Except with KFC

More of the Same Except with KFC

And there we have it.  The word is out, straight from Jacinda’s mouth: New Zealand has one final week of lockdown before… more lockdown, except with K-Fry runs and an eensy-weensy increase in bubble dimensions. Possibly some surfing for those blessed with more...
When Motivation Dwindles

When Motivation Dwindles

Friend. You and me both.  I’ve baked more in the last fortnight than the previous four months combined. My husband is rejoicing but it’s just as well my athletic sister is with us for lockdown: her workout inclinations are *hopefully* balancing out our snacking...
What’s a Doer to Do?

What’s a Doer to Do?

Hey! Cam Mackenzie here and I’m a doer.  The family I grew up in are doers too. If I truly could get a gold coin for every time I said “let’s make it happen” or “I’ll get it done”, my student loan would be well paid off. Now before you go picturing me...