41 days ago

Just a Covid reminder

Tel from Central Whangarei

Life has returned to near normal and it is difficult to remember how close we came to disaster back in March. Throughout the Winter Microbiologist Siouxie Wiles teamed up with Graphic Artist Toby Morris to make some simple clear cartoons to translate complex scientific issues into every day language.

This is a bumper box. thespinoff.co.nz...

I particularly like the 'Over-reaction Fallacy'. (It's about halfway.) The 'mouth' looks very much like a particular MP. He surely must have considered suing for libel.

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4 hours ago


Santa in the Suburbs

You've found today's secret Santa Code...Now head through to our competition page to enter to win My Food Bag for a month.

4 hours ago

Anyone can be Nymbl

The Team from ACC New Zealand

Now you can get better balance, in the comfort and safety of your own home, with Nymbl - the easy-to-use smartphone app.

Nymbl gives you simple body movements, combined with brain challenges like trivia, to really improve your balance. It’s fun and only takes only 10 minutes a day.

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9 days ago

Favourite foodie finds

Lorna Thornber Reporter from Stuff Travel

Hi everyone,
We'd be keen to hear about your favourite foodie finds on your travels through NZ. Have you come across a particularly amazing cafe, bakery restaurant or food truck? Had an especially delicious pie, burger, sandwich, smoothie bowl or cronut? Been to what must be one of the country's best fish and chip joints? Or been pleasantly surprised by a town's food scene? Please share the details below and include 'NFP' (not for publication) in your comment if you don't want it included in an article. Cheers.