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Tuneful Tuesday: The 1970s

Tuneful Tuesday: The 1970s

Welcome to this week’s instalment of Tuneful Tuesday. Today I’ve chosen to take the Oh Waily kids down Memory Lane into the ‘way out’ 1970s. Disco, glam rock, heavy metal, progressive rock, soul, jazz, punk, R & B, new wave… oh so many genre choices! […]

Music with rocks in

Music with rocks in

Today at the Patch I’ve been instructed to choose ‘Rock’ music for our new area of exploration, hence the name of this post.  Not sure about the ‘pop culture’ reference?  It’s a very stout nod to my favourite of favourite places, The Discworld.  In this […]

Family Field Trip: Singapore

Family Field Trip: Singapore

Back in October the Oh Waily family had a very short stay in one of my favourite places, Singapore. The kids got to see, feel and enjoy some of the sights. On Orchard Road it was hard to miss the sculpture exhibition. We also took […]

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 […]

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 […]