Mata-ta-something Beach

Okay! So 12 hours after I said my internet was too slow, it starts working again! Yay! So here are some pictures from the beach (I can’t pronounce the name… at all.) and then some pictures from a stroll I took a couple days ago. Enjoy!

From the pages..

The internet here has been very slow- that’s why I haven’t posted anything in a while. I want to post some pictures of the beach and my wanderings the past week and bit, but the low speed internet won’t permit that. So I figured I’d put a little bit on from my journal- just kind…


┬áIn less then 3 days since making my move North to my family’s place in Whangerei, I’ve gone from grooming for the rich/elite/ whatever show jumping barn, to roping steers and barrel racing at a local rodeo. Talk about opposite ends of the spectrum! The first few days at my new home were pretty quiet….

Whangerei Sunset

This was taken on my phone- another reason why I love my iPhone.


What keeps us down to earth? Literally speaking, it’s gravity, the force that attracts a body toward the center of the earth, or toward any other physical body having mass. This force is increased by acceleration. Figuratively, however, sometimes it feels like we’re spinning so fast that we might just fall off the earth and…