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Forum: New Zealand
Jan 13th 2009, 7:47 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,843
Posted By pumpkinlou

Forum: New Zealand
Jan 13th 2009, 10:05 am
Replies: 25
Views: 1,843
Posted By pumpkinlou

Re: Waikenae/ Paraparaumu

Hi!

Yes, we have been here in Paraparam since Nov. We are currently renting and love it so far. We have two girls almost 3 and 5. For them it's fantastic. Beach, lots of parks, lovely kindy in...
Forum: New Zealand
Nov 10th 2008, 8:25 am
Replies: 52
Views: 5,321
Posted By pumpkinlou

Re: Are Kiwis the grinch?

Ah! Great memories Bevs!! So it wasn't just us in the midlands getting fillings from all the toffee apples and candy floss lol!!!!

I think i remember the toffee apple on a string now too!! And we...
Forum: New Zealand
Nov 10th 2008, 5:23 am
Replies: 52
Views: 5,321
Posted By pumpkinlou

Re: Are Kiwis the grinch?

We always had Toffee Apples!!!! it was an autumn thing! But a treacle scone sounds yummy!!

xx
Forum: New Zealand
Nov 10th 2008, 2:04 am
Replies: 52
Views: 5,321
Posted By pumpkinlou

Re: Are Kiwis the grinch?

ooh, I'm with you on that one. I used to go Carol Singing when I was little. Halloween was always spent in fancy dress playing bobbing Apples at home! Guy fawkes was all the family round with...
Forum: New Zealand
Oct 27th 2008, 9:26 am
Replies: 22
Views: 1,312
Posted By pumpkinlou

Re: The Pumpkins have landed.............

:)

Hello everyone, and thank you all so much for your lovely messages. I have just about got over the jet lag :thumbup:

Well, we are here at Frenchy's in Blenheim at the moment. we had three...
Forum: New Zealand
Oct 21st 2008, 9:38 am
Replies: 22
Views: 1,312
Posted By pumpkinlou

The Pumpkins have landed.............

YAY!!! We have arrived in New Zealand!!!!!!!!!!! :)

We got to ChCh this morning- Frenchy Surprised us at the airport which was soooo lovely!!!!!!:wub:

Staying at a motel for a few nights, then...
Forum: New Zealand
Oct 18th 2008, 7:17 am
Replies: 15
Views: 822
Posted By pumpkinlou

Re: Good luck to the pumpkins!!!!

New World Car Park it is then!!! See you next saturday morning!!!

XxXxXxXxXxXx:)
Forum: New Zealand
Oct 17th 2008, 10:50 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 822
Posted By pumpkinlou

Re: Good luck to the pumpkins!!!!

Hi

That sounds great! Have packed some summer stuff. OH commented how white my legs were yesterday!!! So hope to catch some rays when we arrive.

See you soon

Lou
xxxxx
Forum: New Zealand
Oct 17th 2008, 10:21 pm
Replies: 10,106
Views: 498,172
Posted By pumpkinlou

Re: The KIWI BAR

Oh, What a bummer. It is such an emotional rollercoaster isn't it. We found tenants to rent ours just 2 weeks ago. We had found others then they changed their minds. Try and stay positive Phyl.
...
Forum: New Zealand
Oct 17th 2008, 10:05 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 606
Posted By pumpkinlou

Re: That's It..Flights Booked!

Yay! We'll be in Welly just before you. Good luck, and may see you around!
Forum: New Zealand
Oct 17th 2008, 9:57 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 822
Posted By pumpkinlou

Re: Good luck to the pumpkins!!!!

lol!!

Thought you had met my two before!!
Forum: New Zealand
Oct 17th 2008, 9:52 pm
Replies: 10,106
Views: 498,172
Posted By pumpkinlou

Re: The KIWI BAR

Cheers.

So, what's the plan for you now? Have you got a date all set?

Lou
xx
Forum: New Zealand
Oct 17th 2008, 9:50 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 822
Posted By pumpkinlou

Re: Good luck to the pumpkins!!!!

Thanks Phyl - just joined you for some Banana Beer!!!

I know - I am not sure Blenheim is ready for the Cunningham Girls!!!

xx
Forum: New Zealand
Oct 17th 2008, 9:40 pm
Replies: 10,106
Views: 498,172
Posted By pumpkinlou

Re: The KIWI BAR

:)

Hey Phyl, Congratulations!!!!! Isn't it a great feeling!!!

I'll have 6 banana Beers please.

:beer::beer::beer::beer::beer::beer:

Cheers
Lou
Forum: New Zealand
Oct 17th 2008, 9:01 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 822
Posted By pumpkinlou

Re: Good luck to the pumpkins!!!!

:)

Hello Folks! Ta for the messages!

Yes, I have been a tad busy getting ready for the big move over the past few weeks, so haven't managed to get on here much, but as the hotel I am in has...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 26th 2008, 10:40 am
Replies: 52
Views: 3,668
Posted By pumpkinlou

Re: what to wear for flight

Cool!!

Yeah, it's great to get jobs done. I am being SO sad watching Trisha lol!!! Better get my bum off the sofa.

Good luck with the x-rays.

Lou
xxxxxx
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 26th 2008, 10:11 am
Replies: 52
Views: 3,668
Posted By pumpkinlou

Re: what to wear for flight

Hiya Caz,

Have you had your delivery from M & S yet?! I have. Think I might get some more. Finished work yesterday. Having a lazy morning (first in 4 years!!!) as girls are having last day at...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 22nd 2008, 12:35 pm
Replies: 52
Views: 3,668
Posted By pumpkinlou

Re: what to wear for flight

Thanks for the ideas.

Yes, I've been collecting a few things like magnetic dress up sets (ELC have a great one for 7.99 with two girls to dress, ideal if you have 2 girls!!) I also got two little...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 20th 2008, 11:49 am
Replies: 52
Views: 3,668
Posted By pumpkinlou

Re: what to wear for flight

Lol!!

Yes, I have a Kiwi Fruit hat that my friend Frenchy and her hubby Mark had for their leaving do 2 years ago!!! Need to find a puce coloured tracksuit now to go with it he he!!!

Those...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 18th 2008, 10:38 pm
Replies: 10,106
Views: 498,172
Posted By pumpkinlou

Re: The KIWI BAR

Woohoo!!! Well Done!!

I'll join you in a swift glass, then it's off to bed for me!!

Lou
xx
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 18th 2008, 10:22 pm
Replies: 52
Views: 3,668
Posted By pumpkinlou

Re: what to wear for flight

Hiya

Glad to help!! This site is fab!!!

We are off to Wellington on 19th October. OH applying for IT jobs now. Am excited and nervous! It's nice surfing the net for travel things as it makes...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 18th 2008, 9:14 pm
Replies: 52
Views: 3,668
Posted By pumpkinlou

Re: what to wear for flight

Hiya Caz,

Thanx for that.

Check out Marks and Spencers website for travel an bauty products. they have a clear plastic bag and little bottles which look good. You can put your fave products...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 18th 2008, 9:47 am
Replies: 52
Views: 3,668
Posted By pumpkinlou

Re: what to wear for flight

thanx Caroline

Am just gonna order some holdalls from Argos! We are taking laptops with us. Where are you getting your laptop bag from? We only have the cheap one that fits the laptop but...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 17th 2008, 9:40 pm
Replies: 52
Views: 3,668
Posted By pumpkinlou

Re: what to wear for flight

:)

Thanks for the advice. Have looked at the holdalls on wheels, they look really good. Have got a backpack, so will check out luggage for the girls.

ta

xxxxxx
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