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Forum: New Zealand
Jan 26th 2014, 8:52 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 998
Posted By babybella

Re: Wellington brunch or lunch - 9th of Feb?

Haha, I'll bear that in mind if ever I visit Barnsley.
Kaz:D
Forum: New Zealand
Jan 26th 2014, 5:26 am
Replies: 20
Views: 2,667
Posted By babybella

Re: Moving with A Level/IB aged children

No, our son is at Vic, just going into his second year doing a double Bach of science and international business. And he didn't need the NCEA level math or English. He did do his level 3 in NZ. But...
Forum: New Zealand
Jan 26th 2014, 5:15 am
Replies: 18
Views: 998
Posted By babybella

Re: Wellington brunch or lunch - 9th of Feb?

and your comment is just rude. Do people from Barnsley not drink coffee,
Forum: New Zealand
Jan 26th 2014, 12:23 am
Replies: 20
Views: 2,667
Posted By babybella

Re: Moving with A Level/IB aged children

Our son was almost 17 when we came, he did his GCSE's and AS levels in the UK. The school recognised all his qual's and is now at Uni. Nobody ever made him do his NCSE maths or English (just as well...
Forum: New Zealand
Jan 26th 2014, 12:16 am
Replies: 31
Views: 1,816
Posted By babybella

Re: Working as a Classroom Assistant

I work as a classroom assistant and I hate to say it but your quals will prob not be recognised, mine are not. Also unlike the UK, I am paid literally for the hours in the class. Recently I had to...
Forum: New Zealand
Jan 20th 2014, 3:00 am
Replies: 14
Views: 1,283
Posted By babybella

Re: Mag 6.3 Earthquake hits Wellington, how was it for you darling ?

I so hate them, I wondered why the dog was acting strange just before it hit, she made us open the door! Been saying since the last big one i Aug that I need to get the kit sorted, wake up call!
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 15th 2013, 7:02 am
Replies: 42
Views: 6,103
Posted By babybella

Re: LONELINESS, some questions.

There in lie's your problem. You find them dull, they find you what!
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 15th 2013, 6:55 am
Replies: 21
Views: 2,209
Posted By babybella

Re: Wellington - possibly the windiest city on the planet?

Told yu before, you should of come further up the coast. Beautiful weekend up here. Kx
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 16th 2013, 7:47 am
Replies: 83
Views: 5,198
Posted By babybella

Re: Earthquake....again!

Im going to sleep in the lounge with Bella, Im home alone this weekend and the bedroom is at the end of the house with security locks on the windows so would feel trapped. The lounge would be better...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 16th 2013, 6:27 am
Replies: 83
Views: 5,198
Posted By babybella

Re: Earthquake....again!

Think i failed that earthquake drill. Not sure I should of pushed a student out of the way to get out the door. I did drag him with me and then he had to hold my hand. I think I was meant to be the...
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 10th 2013, 11:03 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 2,258
Posted By babybella

Re: Death in the family: tough times

So sorry to hear of the loss of your mum. It's always on our minds with family being so far away. So glad your community rallied around to support you.
Kazx
Forum: New Zealand
Jun 29th 2013, 1:17 am
Replies: 3
Views: 713
Posted By babybella

Re: Wonder who they asked ?

Well not me, I worked a 13 hour day yesterday. 2 jobs that don't even make a full time job and pay secondary tax on the 2nd job. I work with kids and adults with complexed needs. Deal with sometimes...
Forum: New Zealand
Jun 28th 2013, 5:07 am
Replies: 31
Views: 3,574
Posted By babybella

Re: Where can we commute from? (Wellington)

No, I was done that way on Wed and they were still working on it.
Petone, the weather is not as good as up the coast, but there are lots of things for couples and no kids to do.
Kaz
Forum: New Zealand
Jun 28th 2013, 4:57 am
Replies: 31
Views: 3,574
Posted By babybella

Re: Where can we commute from? (Wellington)

Haha, you so know that north of Pukerua Bay the weather improves.
Kaz:)
Forum: New Zealand
Jun 27th 2013, 9:10 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 3,574
Posted By babybella

Re: Where can we commute from? (Wellington)

What about Petone. That is a straight train line for both of you, on the water and has become very trendy, heaps of good resturants. And close to Wellington.
Kaz
Forum: New Zealand
Jun 21st 2013, 4:45 am
Replies: 13
Views: 751
Posted By babybella

Re: Windy Welly

I rang someone to come fix mine, but he was too busy. That is what he told me to do (nice man) and it worked and cost me nothing. We didn't end up loosing our power, but it was a bit of a wake up...
Forum: New Zealand
Jun 20th 2013, 8:32 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 751
Posted By babybella

Windy Welly

Strange, me and Bella were the only one's on the beach this morning!
The umbrella was of no use, I almost landed in the south island!
Flights, planes, ferry's all cancelled.
Just about to head to...
Forum: New Zealand
Jun 18th 2013, 1:16 am
Replies: 44
Views: 2,425
Posted By babybella

Re: When looking for a property....

Forgot to say, I an agent tells you the house doesn't get that cold which is why there is no heating, run for the hills cause they are so lying.
Kaz
Forum: New Zealand
Jun 18th 2013, 1:13 am
Replies: 44
Views: 2,425
Posted By babybella

Re: When looking for a property....

Iv'e gone that, given up trying to sort it myself and got a man to come fix it.
I am working but got lunch break 12.30 I'll txt u when leaving to see if you are still there.
Kaz:)
Forum: New Zealand
Jun 17th 2013, 9:18 pm
Replies: 57
Views: 3,906
Posted By babybella

Re: Driving in New Zealand

If you have the time, I would try for your full licence in the UK, then you just get to swap for a full licence here.
Otherwise you take the road code then if you pass get a learners for 6 months,...
Forum: New Zealand
Jun 17th 2013, 9:12 pm
Replies: 44
Views: 2,425
Posted By babybella

Re: When looking for a property....

Our heat pump stopped working yesturday. Been right through the manual and can't work it out. It will blow out cold air but not hot, Maybe all the rain we had flooded it?
I miss my heat pump, so...
Forum: New Zealand
May 17th 2013, 5:41 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,120
Posted By babybella

Re: Help desperately needed please.

So pleased she found the pudding rice and yes it has to have nutmeg.
Kaz;)
Forum: New Zealand
May 13th 2013, 9:24 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 700
Posted By babybella

Re: Moving to NZ but booking a return flight to save money

Hi,
No I didin't but wished I had. My flight back to UK in July this year cost me $2,800.
Kaz
Forum: New Zealand
May 12th 2013, 9:57 am
Replies: 25
Views: 4,592
Posted By babybella

Re: How will my teenagers adapt to NZ education?

We arrived in June 2011 and our son had just done his AS levels. He dropped into mid way through 12 in NZ and did his year 12 exams here in Dec 2012. Then completed year 13 and is now at uni. There...
Forum: New Zealand
May 12th 2013, 9:35 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,467
Posted By babybella

Re: That middle of the night phone call from the UK

So sorry to hear of your loss Simon. Im going back for a trip in July as my dad is going to be 76 this year so the reality of that middle of the night phone call are getting more real.
Kaz
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