How to start a killer wine collection

If you are new to wine, starting a wine collection or cellar can feel overwhelming. But there are some (very) fun ways you can build up a collection. Attend wine tasting events There is no better way to have a great evening out and try before you buy! Find a local wine bar, shop or…

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Cruising around Muriwai

For my 21st my cousins threw me a surprise garden themed sleepover, and Josh squeezed in a quick trip to Muriwai to distract me. Man, it is hard to take pictures at the beach in Summer without them being 150% overexposed. These photos have had a liberal dose of Lightroom magic to bring the exposure…

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Easter weekend

Ah, sleeping in. Technically it is the mid-semester break – so I’ve had all the craziness that comes pre-vacation. However, since I’m conducting research and not just taking classes, I don’t get the rest. Plants stop for no-one! I am loving five days of relaxing. Chilling at home, visiting the beach for short bursts at…

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