Month: July 2018

Holiday Time

I had C for two days last week due to school holidays. It was so nice having him on his own, his behaviour was so different and much more pleasant! We played mini golf twice as he LOVED it, visited grandparents, went for a walk and dinosaur hunt at the botanic gardens, played at home… Continue reading “Holiday Time”

Job Hunting

I’m still applying for jobs. I’ve had a call from my claims adviser at Sovereign saying I’m no longer eligible for my claim due to getting the ok from my doctor to work 20 hours per week (this is roughly what I was working prior to taking out my income protection claim). They’re giving me… Continue reading “Job Hunting”

Keto On

I made the decision to start a new way of eating when I moved to Christchurch, what better opportunity!? I have been researching the Ketogenic Diet for about 3 months now and finally took the plunge and started last week. Keto is a high fat (60-75%), low carbohydrate (5-10%), moderate protein (15-30%) diet. I am… Continue reading “Keto On”

Road Trip

Well, we made it, 1074km in total! I drove about half of the North Island then M took over and drove the rest of the way to Wellington. We had a yummy dinner at a pub called Gasworks. I had pork belly with garlic mash and cabbage with a rich gravy, it was delicious! We… Continue reading “Road Trip”

Block Course 2

I have just finished 6 days of study at Unitec, my second block course for Animal Welfare Investigations. It was rather full on. We covered the subjects of animal husbandry, tactical communication, small and large animal euthanasia, interview techniques, investigations and forensics. We had two assessments, one for euthanasia which comprised of two parts, small… Continue reading “Block Course 2”