Meat-lover and vegan stuff nation

Against the environmental damage, the health effects, the cruelty, my defence of “yeah, but it’s yum” seemed weak.

The idea of chomping down on rare flesh delights me - but I can't justify it any more.

NZ's treatment of animals

NZ's most liveable city? stuff nation

Is Auckland really the most liveable city in New Zealand?

Auckland? Wellington? Christchurch? Hamilton? Tell us why your city is the best place to pitch tent.

'Thin, tired, and unwell' stuff nation

My path to wellness has not been an easy road, but things are looking up.

I used to feel shame about being this fragile girl. But now that I am stronger, I only look back at her with love.

A parking warden’s wishlist stuff nation

Warden have a job to do - don't give them a hard time.

They're just trying to do their job - please let them.

Madge, the relaxation master stuff nation

"Relax", As Frankie Goes To Hollywood say.

Meditation, napping, isolation ... Madge knows all that stuff. She's like a Renaissance relaxer.

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NZ's most liveable city? You tell us stuff nation

Is Auckland really the most liveable city in New Zealand?

Auckland? Wellington? Christchurch? Hamilton? Tell us why your city is the best place to pitch tent.

Do Kiwis treat animals well? stuff nation

Animals rights or animal welfare - which do you think should be New Zealand's concern?

How to travel with loud kids stuff nation

Your online shopping horrors stuff nation

Kids and career: Your experience

If I can do it, so can Jacinda stuff nation

Yes, before you ask, balancing motherhood with a full-on job is a challenge. And?

It is possible to have a high pressure job and be a mother - I'm living proof. So stop with the questions.

Don't assume I want a baby stuff nation

Yes, I'm married and in my 30s, but not everyone wants children. And even if I did, why should this matter to my employer?

All my excitement was shattered by the thought of having to tell my new bosses.

Shamed for being pregnant stuff nation

A co-worker shoved the back of my chair, pushing my stomach into my desk. I held back the tears, how could someone be so nasty?

How has cannabis affected your life?

I vote we legalise weed stuff nation

The biggest issue I have with the current state of cannabis legalisation is the absence in the freedom to choose.

If I am old enough to drink, gamble, or even apply for a firearms license, I am old enough to decide what I want to do in my spare time.

Cannabis: A Dutch opinion stuff nation

You can stick your head in the sand or you can encourage drug users to use safely.

Arguments for legalisation imply cannabis is harmless and legalisation is beneficial. Both assumptions are incorrect.

Why NZ shouldn't legalise cannabis stuff nation

Arguments for legalisation imply cannabis is harmless and legalisation is beneficial. Both assumptions are incorrect.

wedding of the week

Introducing Katie and Andy

A magical wedding for a magical couple.

The sweetest proposal, a magical wedding and honeymoon in the Maldives - this couple made us swoon.

Introducing Nash and Peter

Greek dancing, a 3D projection mapped cake and the bride's two couture wedding dresses made this wedding epic.

A magical wedding for a beautiful couple.

Introducing Rhiannon & Kelvin

A drop-dead gorgeous dress and a magical venue, this couple celebrated their love in the most fashionable way.

Living with an invisible illness

Endometriosis: I wasn't believed

Endometriosis

I spent years living with debilitating pain, but doctors said it was all in my head.

Searching for answers in the medical wilderness

On the day I was visited by the neurologist, I was neither surprised nor distressed. I was relieved.

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approach, bashfulness, ...

Broken on the inside

Behind the perfect hair and nice house, I hide a personal secret - and it's exhausting.

Pet of the Day

Our playful boy, Robbie

Robbie

Meet Robbie, he is a Sydney silky bichon frise cross.

Diggity-dog Kano

Little Kano partakes in all the usual puppy pastimes, but he's something of an expert at gardening.

Pugg Diddy

Pugg Diddy, aspiring rapper dog

Our adorable 1-year-old pug is an aspiring rapper.

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