Jandals and Jet Planes

Life & Adventures of a Kiwi Family in California

Ancient Creatures and Mythical Beasts of the Anza-Borrego Desert

Exploring the ancient creatures, history and mythical beasts of the Galleta Meadows, Anza Borrego Desert, California.

The Art of Bombay Beach

Bombay Beach on the edge of the Salton Sea is a quirky abandoned art adventure.

Salvation Mountain, California

Bright, quirky, religious based art - our adventure to Salvation Mountain, California.

14 Elf on the Shelf Antics

Fourteen Elf on the Shelf (EOTS) ideas to help you this Christmas.

Hairy Feet and Hobbit Holes

Just about every American we meet only knows of NZ from Lord of the Rings and wants to visit Hobbiton, so we thought we better find out what the fuss was all about.

Tombstone, Arizona – The Town Too Tough To Die

New Years Eve 2020 was spent in Tombstone, Arizona, the town too tough to die! Gun fights and ghosts galore.

Five Years On

It's been five years since we moved to the USA, so what's next?

It’s Fall, Y’all

It's the first day of Fall (Autumn) in Southern California and I have to work out what PSL stands for in a coffee order.

Home Again, New Zealand Feb 2020

Hobbits, friends, family, a wedding and an action packed New Zealand itinerary - our February 2020 trip home.

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