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    Why We Love Board Games

    During yet-another-recent-lockdown here in New Zealand, I put together this video explaining where my passionate board gaming comes from, and specifically why I believe them to be a wonderful tool for families that are looking for ways to break free from screen addictions, or escape those negative cycles that revolve too much around time spent separately interacting with technology . . .

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    The Heart of the Home

    I wrote a narration to a YouTube video recently, that explored why it is that I think an old-fashioned, cast-iron cooking stove can have such a positive impact on shaping family life and culture, and why so many people end up having such a strong connection to their Homewood. I have reproduced the text here, below the video, for anyone that would like to read it in essay form

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    The Homewood Cabin

    This is an article all about the Homewood Cabin - once a colonial-style bush hut seen at the trade shows we would visit, now an off-grid, no-technology retreat for family and friends!