Trent has a unique personality. He's super nosey and loves to cuddle, and he purrs all the time.
The water in the remote village was dirty, smelly, toxic. It made me feel ill and I didn’t have to drink it.
Why do you feel the need to own a dog that's bred to be aggressive and a potential killer?
Americans head to the polls on November 8 to vote in their new president. Who are you picking?
People say to me "But you always seem to be such a happy, fun and funny person". So did Robin Williams.
We can ease the housing crisis by encouraging movement to the regions with small changes.
I was depressed, a bad-marriage survivor and fat. I'm now 40kg lighter, fit, happy and glad I had a wake-up call.
Hadley is very loving, caring, and will give you extra cuddles when you give him belly rubs and walkies.
How to change your dog's behaviour using the ABC - antecedent, behaviour, consequence.
I still live in fear that my cancer will come back, but I am a survivor and I treasure every day.
I had a labiaplasty when I was 18 as I was insecure about my vagina's appearance. Now I'm so confident about my body.
It’s awful that mums with young babies must return to work. All mums should be able to stay home.
Two-year-old Cuddlecakes falls asleep in weird places and loves to be the centre of attention.
Bruce Cushen reviews Elton John albums during his cancer treatment. This week, his faith is restored.
What can we do to change New Zealand's shameful domestic violence statistics?
Being a parent isn't for everyone. Have you chosen not to have children or did circumstances decide?
Is there a culture of misogyny in New Zealand rugby? Let's take a closer look.
Kiva is fantastic. She is affectionate, independent, loving and funny.
A short walk up the hill yielded the view of this lone tree with the low, grey clouds scudding by.
I hated what anorexia was doing to me, but I couldn't stop. I couldn't even eat or go to the bathroom alone.
Property speculation as a means getting rich quick is a long-standing New Zealand tradition.
How can Kiwis get ahead when it comes to saving? If you've got any top tips on spending less, share them.
Diving is one of the ugly parts of what is colloquially known around the world as a beautiful game.
Louie hasn't had the best start in life but miraculously he has made a full recovery and is living large.
After eight years of unemployment, I am finally off the benefit and back at work.
I had no front teeth and was badly scarred. But a cancer support group changed my life during that lonely time.
If you haven’t already seen the trailer for BBC Earth’s new documentary, I urge you to do so.
The government has no plan to deal with NZ's housing crisis other than to build more roads.
Bambi is the apple of our eye. She loves being the boss at home and is very playful.
For a diet based on compassion and non-violence, veganism sure does stir up some rough conversations.
When someone criticises you for not being "Maori enough", one must ask how "Maori-fied" is the one who is criticising?
Our national suicide rates continue to climb. What can we do?
Trump is superficial, bigoted, privileged and … entertaining. We love to hate him and his hair.
My physical appearance was more important than being healthy and well.
Goats make awesome pets. Our Nutmeg is a very loving and intelligent character.
It gives me great joy to see people from different cultures across the world celebrating Diwali in New Zealand.
Offer subsidies for businesses who shift their business to the less populated regions.
Chatty Zeb loves to sit on the window sill watching the birds.
Bruce Cushen reviews Elton John albums to distract himself from his cancer treatment.
The first stage in understanding the housing crisis is to understand money.
What is it like to be a woman working in a male-dominated environment?
As the sun rose over Mount Dobson it reflected the clouds and mountains in the calm lake.
What needs to be done to solve New Zealand's housing crisis? Share your views with us.
What does it mean to be Maori today? Is the culture being lost, or just evolving? Share your views.
My family could easily have been left without me had I not fought to be diagnosed with bowel cancer.
Cannabis should be legal - the ability to choose what we put into our bodies is central to any free society.
The Govt should focus on spreading industries out throughout the country. Get them out of Auckland.
When Sebastian wants attention from his sleeping owners he does "the face tap" gently with his paw.
People who know nothing about my disorder see me as a broken person and exclude me.
Children left without parents - this is the cost of not screening Kiwis aged under 50 for colon cancer.