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Helen Keller

Helen Keller (1880 – 1968) Helen Keller was born in 1880. She suffered an illness as a young child (19mths) and became deaf and blind as a result.  By the age of 6yrs old she was frustrated and angry in her dark, lonely world.  It was around this time that a wonderful lady, Anne Sullivan,

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Ellerslie show

  Have you heard that the Kids With Arthritis NZ garden at the Ellerslie show won several prizes? Bayley LuuTomes and his willing team in Christchurch (were you there?  We would love to hear from you!) won a silver for his exhibition and gold and supreme awards for his lighting. Congrats and thanks to Bayley

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Jessika’s trip to Matamata

Bufferflies were dancing around in my tummy…. I was so excited to be going on a plane (my first trip!!!)., and then, I started to feel bored and wanted to watch a movie.   We couldn’t figure out how to put it on, so my Dad and I played games instead. We carried on our journey

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