It’s been over a year of varying states of lockdown and restrictions since the pandemic began. Looking back, there have been five distinct phases to my experience of this bizarre phenomenon: Fear, Smugness, Novelty, Misery and Optimism.
Lizzie and I lived in Wellington, New Zealand for 8 months. We made some amazing friends who are without doubt what we miss most about the country. But here is a selection of slightly more specific things we do and don’t miss from our time in New Zealand.
You know those apps where you sign up for a free trial and then after a month, you have to pay for the full version? That’s what moving to Bristol has been like. Except when I went to renew my subscription, I found out they’ve discontinued the premium service until further notice.