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Christchurch Council Seeks Young Leaders

February 18, 2010 – 11:00 am |

The Christchurch City Council is looking for fourteen young people from diverse backgrounds to develop into the next generation of leaders.
The Council supports a scholarship enabling these potential leaders to take part in a funded …

Blooming Sisters – by The Mudfaery

February 16, 2010 – 2:54 pm | One Comment

“Sisters are doing it for themselves!”…as the song goes.  In Wainui Bay at the Tui EventSpark, as it is called, all sorts of beautiful events are held through the warmer seasons.  Events for youth, women, …

CEO of Saatchi and Saatchi International Supports Happyzine’s Green-Dream Project: DreamtoReality

February 14, 2010 – 1:00 pm |

Kevin Roberts – the CEO of Saatchi and Saatchi International, based in New York, has offered his praise of Happyzine’s DreamtoReality 2010 project. The positive news website www.happyzine.co.nz is offering one person the opportunity to …

Relaxing on the Interislander – I Am No Longer A TV Virgin

February 13, 2010 – 9:26 pm | One Comment

It’s Monday the 25th of January and I’m on the Interislander Ferry feeling utterly relieved as I head back to the Shire (Nelson) after an exciting Television stint in the Capital. Oh yes, it’s been …

Find Your Passion, Live Your Authentic Life

February 12, 2010 – 12:00 pm | 5 Comments

I have recently been in awe of two Takaka locals and their achievements – Sam Miles scaled Mount Cook and Claire Prebble had her costume design skills used in the smash hit movie Avatar (which …

Dragon poo, nasturtiums and why we need both… – Caro and Co…

February 4, 2010 – 3:06 pm |

Yesterday my daughter and I spent most of the day in our small suburban garden, planting, pruning, weeding and watering. For young children, everyday tasks such as these can be a bit tedious which is …

Developing Our Gifts

February 1, 2010 – 9:19 pm | 2 Comments

I’m warming up to the theme of how we discover and deliver our gifts. Last time I pointed to the possibility that we don’t have to do anything, we just have to show up and …

Introducing A New Happyzine Writer: Nick Thorburn “Ten Things I Love About My Life”

January 28, 2010 – 9:49 pm | One Comment

Hi my name is Nicholas Thorburn and I am an eleven year old male from Auckland, New Zealand. I have grown up to love animals because my father is a customs officer in the drug …

Editor of Happyzine on TVNZ’s ‘Breakfast’ show

January 28, 2010 – 3:18 pm | 13 Comments

Charlotte Squire recently appeared on Breakfast to talk about Happyzine and just why exactly she’s gone down the good news road.  Here’s the link through to TV One’s website.

You Are the Gift

January 22, 2010 – 11:00 pm | 5 Comments

People often say to me, “I’d love to be living my passion but I don’t know what my passion is.“ How do you know what your unique gifts are?  That’s a great question.  And what …

How to Retire in Twelve Months – The Tale of Serena Star Leonard

January 16, 2010 – 10:30 pm | 2 Comments

You’re sitting on the deck of your mud-brick home enjoying a cup of tea. It’s dusk. You can hear the Tui calling to each other as they bed down for the night. You …

Creating A New Story

January 5, 2010 – 10:38 am |

When I discovered Happyzine a few months ago I was happy! It seems very appropriate that Aotearoa-New Zealand has a vehicle for spreading good news. When I first arrived in Aotearoa …

Boxing Day – or Should I Say: New Potatoes Day

December 26, 2009 – 3:49 pm |

As I write, a pan of brand new potatoes, harvested a slender twenty minutes ago, are being boiled and then lightly sauteed into savory perfection with oil, garlic and onions. They’re for our Boxing …

Kia Kaha – keep the faith in your dreams

October 9, 2009 – 9:20 am |
Kia Kaha – keep the faith in your dreams

Editor’s Comment for the Happyzine weekly ezine
In this issue we pay homage to, in my opinion, two of history’s most inspiring men folk – Gandhi and Mandela. Both of them lead by example, refusing to …

Wild Youth – David Coffey – The Insurgents

June 18, 2009 – 1:42 pm |

Published in Happyzine Winter 2008
Nineteen year old David Coffey plays drums in the Christchurch based band ‘The Insurgents’. He shares his advice about making your dreams into a reality and making the most of being …

Te Kaea Beri – Daring to Dream Out Loud – Profile

May 12, 2009 – 1:38 pm |
Te Kaea Beri – Daring to Dream Out Loud – Profile

Published in Happyzine Winter 2008
Happyzine Wild Youth Profile:  Te Kaea Beri

Age: Nineteen
What do you love to do?
Acting! Doing what I’m passionate about.  It’s always been the only thing that I have wanted to do and …

January 2008 ‘Dare to Dream’

January 1, 2008 – 5:07 pm |
January 2008 ‘Dare to Dream’

January 2009 
This new years …. 
‘Dare to Dream’

Mentor –  Clem McGrath

When we read about human history we find it presented from a variety of perspectives. We hear about humans as explorers, politicians, warriors, inventors, and so on, …

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