Goodbye Good Blog Categorized as: Stewardship: Choose to Change

Choose to Change

It's time to be honest with you about the business side of Goodbye- and why that matters to you and all of us I need to tell you a little about what is happening here at Goodbye. [...]
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Blue Bottle Love for Project Blue

In the Neighbourhood- Project Blue I first learned of Project Blue almost exactly two years ago, when my then 14 year old daughter showed me her Instagram feed with the photo above, saying "Mum, you should check [...]
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Hello 2020

Hi there, I’m just stopping in for a moment in the middle of our summertime fare of ocean and sun, with a sprinkle of work and world, to wish you a healthy 2020. We didn't know it [...]
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Twenty Years Outdoors

December 12, 2019 is a special day, as twenty years ago John and I were married. We also call it the birth day of Goodbye SANDFLY, because we gave away bottles to all of our guests. December […]

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Goodbye Said Hello to Adventure and Go Green

Goodbye said hello to the Spirited Women Adventure in Whakatane Goodbye has been on the road finding adventure, inspiring green options, and business inspiration. Starting with Adventure: March 18th I was in Whakatane with my friend and life […]

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As Seen on TV

I did not envision that my first famous moment on national tv would be singing and dancing about sandflies. No. And yet, I did sing and dance about sandflies. We filmed the Seven Sharp segment nearly 3 […]

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Slow down the River #2

This Week I wrote part two of Slowing down the River before I published Part 1. But as you’ll read, I had to add to it once the rubber met the road. Or the kayak met the river. However, you want to say it, ideals meet life. Now, I can finally tell you what’s happening […]

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Slow down the River

This Week Once you read below you’ll understand why it’s been a bit quiet on my side. I know you know that life is more than being “busy”. But how does that look on a day to day basis? Today I share a concept that has been more than a year in the making. Along […]

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Growing Goodness for Pets

This Week Today is my first day “back in the office” (5 hours at the dining room table while kids are at school). We’ve just been down in Queenstown for 3 weeks, skiing with the kids. The blossom trees are just beginning to show in whites and pinks. I love leaving my garden for a […]

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Don’t Use Paracetamol for a Fever

This Week I hope you’ve been enjoying these past few glorious sunshine days. We’ve had t-shirt weather in the day and frosts at night. Brilliant. I’m in the school holiday shifting currents of work and mama. The roles get very mixed, and I’m often working later in the evening. Helena hasn’t been feeling well, and […]

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