Field Trips



Last Friday the Oh Waily children and I had a lovely time at The Dowse Art Museum. We were part of a home educators group who had gone along to do some mono-printing, with a theme of Matariki. The lovely ladies who took the kids […]

The crazies

Yes, we most definitely have them in this household. Crazy kids.  Physically adventurous kids – each in their own way. Here’s how we do physical education while on holiday.  Although I do tend to think that Mr Oh Waily gets the hardest workout from this. […]

We’ve been away

Not only have we been absent because of moving blog homes but we’ve also been on a family holiday.  I’m hoping our blog move is all under control now, so here’s a brief gallery of holiday photographs showing the team doing their usual thing while […]

Field Trip: Queen Elizabeth Park

A couple of weekends ago we went on a family field trip out to Queen Elizabeth Park just to the north of the city on the Kapiti Coast.  We went especially to let the kids have a horse ride. The Stables on the Park have […]

Orakei Korako

A few days after our visit to The Bath House and the Redwoods, I took the Oh Waily kids off to pick up their Nana from Matamata (aka Hobbiton).  Then we took to the highway and headed towards Taupo. Just before the great lake we […]

The Bath House

Last month the Oh Waily kids and I went for a visit to their grandparents in Tauranga.  On this trip I finally decided that we would do some day trips while we visited instead of spending most of the time locally. To that end we […]