"Never dance in a puddle when there's a hole in your shoe (it's always best to take your shoes off first)."
"Spectacular achievement is always preceded by unspectacular preparation". In this case, making pillowcases and stuff bags for our big adventure.
"Riders must ride in a responsible manner which does not cause danger to other competitors or participants, either on the track or in the pit-lane."
"One of the things that attracts me to vintage and antique things is they have stories, and even if I don't know the stories, I make them up."
"Of all the hardships a person had to face, none was more punishing than the simple act of waiting."
"The whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land; it is at last to set foot on one’s own country as a foreign land."
"Hello. If you're out there, please listen to me" Owhiro Bay gets its very own Wind Phone
"Not all chemicals are bad. Without chemicals such as hydrogen and oxygen for example, there would be no way to make water, a vital ingredient in beer."
"We wandered to the Pine Forest that skirts the Ocean's foam, the lightest wind was in its nest, the tempest in its home."
When I was young, I used to love watching the washing go round. It's nice to know that some things are eternal
"Now, on this road trip, my mind seemed to uncrinkle, to breathe, to present to itself a cure for a disease it had not, until now, known it had."
If there is a cake that defines our family, it's Nigella's chocolate orange loaf. Now with added vegan.