Rachel has photographed these amazing driftwood constructions whilst freedom camping along the north-eastern coastline of the South Island.
And I am finally finding the time to sit down at my computer and think about our blog after a wonderfully frenetic summer break spent traveling and entertaining.
Inspired and challenged by a famous quote I re-read at the start of one of my favourite Isabel Allende books, I feel compelled to share it with you.
The final question in a poem written by American Pulitzer prize-winning poet Mary Oliver asks, ‘Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?’.
It seems to me that this question would form a powerful and deeply thought-provoking mantra to recall regularly during 2014 ….