Too much? I appreciate it’s not very Kiwi to whoop and holler when good things happen. Settle down, mate, no need to make a fuss. Except that there are some really terrific reasons for celebrating every win, big or small. And it doesn’t have to be dancing – you are also allowed cake or whatever your personal go-to is for revelling in a triumph or a job well done.
It has been fascinating over the past weeks as the results of the US and New Zealand elections have rolled in, and those who have expressed delight in them online and been told to shush up a bit, think of the work ahead, not assume the path will be easy, and been immediately reminded of the flaws of various personalities and their policies.
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Jenny-May's brave journey - FEARS, WHANAU & FINDING MYSELF
THE TALENTED TV PRESENTER REVEALS JUST HOW FAR SHE HAS COME
IN FULL bloom!
CREATE A STUNNING SUMMER DISPLAY WITH HARDY HYDRANGEAS
Shore to IMPRESS!
JEREMY FINDS HIS BLISS AT THE BEACH, THANKS TO A NEW ACQUISITION THAT KEEPS HIM OCCUPIED ALL DAY
The Vixen's weakness - REJECTION IS MY BIGGEST FEAR
CHASE QUIZZER JENNY ADMITS SHE SOMETIMES QUESTIONS HERSELF!
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IF HE SURVIVES THIS CRISIS, MARRIAGE IS ON THE STAR’S MIND
GREETINGS & goodbye
LETTING GO OF THE PAST 12 MONTHS IS A WEIGHT OFF KERRE’S SHOULDERS
How I live...Ewe betcha! I'M THE SHEEP WHISPERER
AS WELL AS BREAKING A GUINNESS WORLD RECORD FOR SHEARING, MARLBOROUGH BUSINESS OWNER SARAH HIGGINS, 28, WAS NAMED SUPREME WINNER AT THE 2020 NZI RURAL WOMEN NZ BUSINESS AWARDS
READY, STEADY, run!
POUNDING THE PAVEMENTS IS NOT ONLY GOOD FOR YOU, BUT IT IS CONVENIENT AND AFFORDABLE – AND IT’S AS SIMPLE AS PUTTING ONE FOOT IN FRONT OF THE OTHER
Diary that in for NEXT YEAR!
MICHELE A’COURT BELIEVES A PACKED CALENDAR WILL REMIND HER HOW FABULOUS LIFE IS
Free as her birds - GIPSY JAN'S FLIGHTS OF FANCY
THE DARING PILOT AND STUNTWOMAN IS IN AWE OF THE GANNETS
CALLS TO REOPEN CLASSROOMS GROW AS TEACHERS GET VACCINATED
State leaders around the U.S. are increasingly pushing for schools to reopen this winter — pressuring them, even — as teachers begin to gain access to the vaccine against the raging pandemic.
US SPACE COMMAND SITE TO BE LOCATED IN HUNTSVILLE, ALABAMA
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America's Missing Workers
Near-record levels of absenteeism could be hampering the recovery
Beyond Organic: Buy Regenerative!
Improving soil health is an overlooked key for nutrient-dense food and a healthier planet. We can support farming that has this focus through the products we purchase.
US HOLDS FIRST OIL LEASE SALE FOR ALASKA'S ARCTIC REFUGE
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MICROSOFT SAYS HACKERS VIEWED SOURCE CODE, DIDN'T CHANGE IT
Microsoft said in a blog pos t that hackers tied to a massive intrusion of dozens of U.S. government agencies and private companies sneaked further into its systems than previously thought, although the intrusion doesn’t appear to have caused any additional harm.
HARRY RISKS HIS TITLES IF HE BECOMES U.S. CITIZEN
PRINCE HARRY and his high living wife, Meghan, will finally cut all ties to royalty — and lose their cash-spinning titles — if he follows through with a vow to become a U.S. citizen, sources tell GLOBE.
FROM ZOOM TO QUIBI, THE TECH WINNERS AND LOSERS OF 2020
We streamed, we Zoomed, we ordered groceries and houseplants online, we created virtual villages while navigating laptop shortages to work and learn from home. In many ways, 2020’s pandemic-induced isolation threw our dependence on technology into overdrive, snipping away at our real-life connections while bringing digital relationships to the fore.
HOW DO I KNOW WHEN TO GET MY 2ND VACCINE SHOT?
As U.S. health officials try to get COVID-19 vaccines to people more quickly, it’s already time for some people to get their second shots.
Latinos are 18% of the U.S. population … … but only 3% of corporate directors
Even big Latin-themed restaurant chains have no Hispanic board members. Activists want to change that