Topic: Letters

Letters to the Editor #54

I’M AN EX-PAT living in Australia and was thrilled to bits to discover my local newsagent now stocks your wonderful magazine. I look forward to every issue with all the interesting articles and good reading. I now have three generations waiting patiently for me to finish so they can have their turn. Recently, when my [...]

Kate Coughlan

Thoughts from the Editor #53

Every December, as the temperatures rise and the smell of dry grass rolls in on the nor’-wester, we ask each other: “What are you doing for summer?” With all the palaver of Christmas feasting and present-opening done, we Aotearoans let out a sigh (and our belts a notch or two) and head to our bolt-holes [...]


Letters to the Editor #53

I CANNOT TELL YOU how much I enjoyed reading your magazine! When we were visiting my sister and her family almost a year ago, I picked up a copy for the flight home. I think I was drawn to it by the extraordinary photos on the cover and inside as I browsed through it while [...]

Kate Coughlan, Issue 52

Thoughts from the Editor #52

Grandma Jeannie Teale was a champion baker – literally. She won lots of prizes at A&P Shows for Best Cream Sponge, Best Fruit Cake and the like. She won so many prizes that she ended up becoming a judge herself and as a small child I happily trailed behind her through the baking stands at [...]