Attempting to go beer for beer with a bunch of All Blacks was always going to end badly - and Pinetree told me as much.
Momo loves cats, kids, and cuddles.
We want to hear your stories of the role - big or small - the All Blacks legend played in your life.
I have a rare and fatal disease - I want to know if Labour is planning on funding treatment for people like me.
Holly is the epitome of why people don't like cats, but she does have a good side. Sometimes.
Young people are dying because of the discrimination they face. Society has to change.
It was a dreary day, but that only made the colours pop more.
The idea of chomping down on rare flesh delights me - but I can't justify it any more.
Auckland? Wellington? Christchurch? Hamilton? Tell us why your city is the best place to pitch tent.
I used to feel shame about being this fragile girl. But now that I am stronger, I only look back at her with love.
Meditation, napping, isolation ... Madge knows all that stuff. She's like a Renaissance relaxer.
Caught between ACC, welfare and public health systems: it's the perfect storm.
They're just trying to do their job - please let them.
Some would say us youths don't vote because we don’t care. No. It is because we do not know.
Don't be afraid to ask for support, information, and space.
Pigs are highly intelligent, social and sensitive animals. It is inhumane to confine them in farrowing crates.
Animals rights or animal welfare - which do you think should be New Zealand's concern?
Miniature fox terrier Scooter likes nothing more than sunbathing on the deck with her favourite fella.
He's the most polarising figure in world rugby, but does Sonny Bill really deserve all the hate?
13 reasons why NZ is punching well above its weight when it comes to innovation, progress and change.
They couldn't be more different, but I wouldn't be without either of them.
I was expected to be "over it" just a few weeks after my father's death. Ten years on, I'm just starting to heal.
Politicians ignore young people because young people ignore politicians - we need to break the cycle.
El Gatto loves loud conversations, tummy rubs, and playing 'chasey'.
Emma Crease moved to the UK on an OE, like all Kiwis do, but her love for an Englishman means she has made London her home.
Work and Income helped me. It was a proud moment for me when I was able to come off the benefit.
It bothers me that the future of New Zealand can rest entirely on who's the best political figurehead.
Kenzie certainly has a regal personality. He gets what he wants.
It's always nice to find a peaceful spot in such a busy city.
He is not New Zealand's only qualified broadcaster. He is also not impartial. Someone else should host the election debate.
Christopher Nolan directed Interstellar, and it was incredible. Dunkirk? Not so incredible.
What changes would an Ardern administration bring to the property market? Capital gains tax? More affordable homes?
Albus Dumbledore, aka Albie, is the most curious and clever kitten I've ever seen.
Mental health consumers, part of a burgeoning problem across the globe, are utterly failed by our politicians.
Don't homogenise us into one big group. Policy needs to go deeper than the 'youth vote' label.
It's not because I am lazy. It's not because I don't care. Put yourself in my shoes.
Never lose your kindness, because it stands out in this dark world.
Maggie was so tiny she managed to escape one night soon after we got her, and she didn't have a collar on.
What do you do when you're on a flight and the baby next to you won't shut up? Share your top tips.
John Key said he saw Jacinda Ardern as the greatest threat to the National's dominance. Take notice.
The downsides to owning a dog aren't all about the cost of food or vet bills, the hair all over your clothing or the damage to your lawn.
Have you bought clothes online only to receive something hideous in the mail that doesn't look remotely like the picture?
As the saying goes: "Rome wasn't built in a day, but they were laying bricks every hour".
Metiria Turei's aspiration as co-leader should have been as Minister for the Environment, not welfare.
Which political party do you support? Is there an issue that would swing your vote if it were addressed?
Venturing into Iran brings a fresh challenge to even the most seasoned traveller.
I had never seen a cat eat from its paw before Riley, and I have been amused ever since.
Becoming a housewife doesn't mark the end of my career. It's merely a detour.
The law and my workplace should protect me from bullying. But when the bully is the boss, who will speak up?
I am a professional woman. An academic. I have juggled motherhood, high-pressure jobs and raising four children, one of whom has special needs.