Tag Archive for weather

Christmas and New Year at Aspiring Hut

It’s turning out to be a delight as to how I may feel walking in to begin my 15 day stints as hut warden at Aspiring Hut, and then finding that the mood of the weather has as much to do with it as anything. It really dictates the whole “energy” internally and externally, with…

Stepping back in time at Aspiring Hut

Following on from my last post awhile back about my summer job looking after Aspiring Hut up the West Matukituki Valley this evening I find myself writing this up on site as the rain falls steadily to the tune of seriously flooded mountain rivers, my laptop being charged via solar, and my only immediate contact…

Not Resisting Resistance…

Good advice here! Thought I’d share it as it’s something I discovered in the mountains where weather etc. introduced the futility of resisting nature when she’s in full cry. It’s something we can apply to our everyday lives… The building where I used to run a meditation group was on the same street as a…

Town meets Country – Wanaka Show Day 2013

I blogged about the Wanaka Show Day this time last year, and there is a link below that describes it in more detail. Suffice to say that once again the weather obliged. Friday was as hot as… and many of the horses headed to the lake… Prime breeding cattle are primped, preened and watered for…