Rating Childhood: The Local Dairy

Penrose Road Dairy
Every suburban kiwi kid had a local dairy growing up. Much like European coffee houses of the 17th century the local dairy was a special community hub where kids could hang out front, share Spaceman candy cigarettes and free thought, eat ice-creams and debate schoolyard politics. In this hardcore expose of 80's and 90's suburban dairies we discuss virtues and vices and Penrose Road Dairy and ultimately rate the milk out of them.
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Rating Childhood: Saturday Morning Sport

Saturday Sport Soccer

Love it or hate it, kid’s sport is a kiwi institution. Pick your winter sport, then pick your summer sport and then repeat every year until you wake up one Saturday morning, 14-years old, and exclaim “that’s it. I’m too hungover for this crap!” Till that day, you’re one of the thousands of kiwi kids hitting the fields and courts of NZ seeking athletic glory, parental pride or just after match ice-cream. Now it’s time to bang the boots together

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Instant Dad is every Kiwi dad – except better looking and more bloggy. He’s a faceless representation of all fresh dads in Aotearoa out there having a crack at parenting. Instant Dad likes to clown around, but the intent of this site is genuine - to help dads navigate the pitfalls of early-stage parenting.