Hostas are easy-care plants for almost every garden, says Gillian Vine.
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Sadly for Game of Thrones fans, we don't have many medieval castles, churches and cathedrals in NZ as a background for any gothic fantasies, but we do have dark, brooding structures with pointed "spires", "turrets" and "battlements".
A dawn jog around the magnificent temples of Angkor is the perfect way to meet an ancient country with deep roots, finds Martin Love.
How is the health system coping with increasing chronic illness, asks Pauline Norris. And how could it better meet the needs of people with multitude conditions?
We must give our children a sustainable environment, favourable to human existence, says parenting columnist Ian Munro.
We’ve never had more reasons to get fit. Studies show physical activity is surprisingly beneficial to every aspect of our wellbeing, writes Bruce Munro.
Clementine Ford's visit to Dunedin went without incident. That's if you don't count body blows to the patriarchy as incidents, Tom McKinlay writes.
When not in flower, Fascicularia bicolor blends into the background. It's an unremarkable large green and spiny clump, architecturally attractive but easy to walk by. However, once flowering begins...
For Ian Griffin, one of the joys of stargazing is observing the earth's rotation via the constantly changing positions of the stars.
You can get used to anything, so they say. Just when you've got used to the newer, larger, shinier one-way-bridge sign, it gets replaced with more roadworks, writes Liz Breslin.
Eating a diet with a focus on regulating blood sugar levels will result in optimal functioning of certain hormones in our body and allow the feedback system to work properly, achieving higher energy levels, writes Deanna Copland.
Otago creatives types are coming together for a collaborative fashion photo shoot for Hospice Awareness Week. Brittany Pooley speaks to stylist Cat Callanan about the campaign.
Ask a Chef reveals the secrets of those superb dishes you ate in cafes and restaurants and wanted to try yourself.
Having some understanding of where and how a glass of wine is grown and made adds another layer of interest to the total experience, writes Mark Henderson.
Otago Polytechnic culinary arts student Madi Hasselman takes a trip down memory lane with her recipe for dark chocolate cranberry cookies.
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