Te Tiriti o Waitangi – A treaty between nations

On February 6, 1840, the Treaty of Waitangi was signed and is considered New Zealand’s founding document.
The Treaty is an agreement between Maori (Indigenous people of New Zealand), represented by many Rangatira (Chief/Leader) and the British Crown, represented by William Hobson.

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Are you having a Man moment?

Here’s a scenario for you.
It’s your wife’s birthday today. You wake up, the sun is shining, the birds are singing their daylight songs, your loving partner is gazing longingly into your eyes and the first thought in your head goes something like this:

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When our adult children live overseas

And so it begins. We baby boomers scramble to learn social media because sooner or later…. there will be grandchildren…. and we don’t want to miss out.

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The Dark Taskmaster. A Stoem

I planned for Spring and Summer
And taught myself to play
Skill and tolerance held me firm
My family, live another day

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Are you practicing Virtues?

Virtuous people are said to be “Good people”. They generally abide by a set of values and principles cultivated by their desire to seek greater purpose in their life and consciously, practice these values daily

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