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Kids are Awesome

Make Children’s Day Every day

On March 4th we celebrate Tamariki (Children’s) Day! The right to experience and explore this world; to discover, learn, play, laugh, develop, dream big; to be loved and to be safe >>>> Here are a few of the many kiwi kids we have met throughout our travels of Aotearoa for #stopthebusnz – kids being kids  *Song: “Small”...MORE

Kōrero with Josh Wharehinga

*Warning this clip contains some sensitive topics of discussion and the odd swear word* It also contains a pretty inappropriate joke from one of our boys. 🙄 New Zealand is a small country but we continue to be surprised at the uniqueness of each area we visit. The first thing we noticed about Gisborne was how...MORE

A Good Story (a great one)

A Good Story (12 mins) We spent a week with SUPA – SaintzUp Performing Arts Trust and we were deeply moved. We have not stopped raving about these guys since we left. The media love sharing the bad stories from South Auckland so we are more than happy to counter that with a good one. A great...MORE

Tone 6 Sing on the Bus!

DISCLAIMER – anyone who knows me will know I'm prone to cry when I hear beautiful music – so I'm going to be really offended if you don't feel the same connection and joy that I experience when listening to these beautiful kids 😉 The most effective programmes we have visited so far that are...MORE

Mud Fight

When was the last time you saw a kid on a device look this happy?We live in this crazy society where we are constantly concerned about pushing our kids through to the next stage. We get so caught up in all the expectations of who they will become, that we forget about who they are...MORE