An unexpected long weekend

Yesterday morning, during another sizeable earthquake before breakfast, I raced out of bed down my hallway though the kitchen and was about to head outside when I realized, I am not dressed for this. I spent Sunday mostly lounging around; doing chores, cooking, reading, watching DVDs, monitoring compulsively and reaffirming all the quakes I … Continue reading An unexpected long weekend


So, today I experienced my first earthquake since being back in NZ this time. Something I could have lived without. It wasn't even on my list of things to do! Super scary but all is OK. It was a 5.7 magnitude, but shallow with an epicentre 8km deep which explained the classification of severe. Luckily … Continue reading Earthquake!