Hi, I love flowers and a good mocha with a marshmallow on the side.

This blog is about life; all things pretty and not so pretty.  Enjoy!

Location:  New Zealand



All writing is original and photos are taken by me unless stated otherwise.

Love & laughter,
Curly Miri

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  1. Pingback: Thursday Treats « Curly Miri

  2. Love your curly hair! I have naturally straight hair which I just shaved a little less than a month ago for cancer and ADHD awareness. Great pictures too. I have no choice but to follow your nice blog!

  3. I love the pics. Lived in South Africa so know about the southern fall time. Thanks for stopping at my blog so I can now follow yours.

  4. Just found your blog after you liked one of my posts. So glad I checked out yours 🙂 Love what I have read so far. You make me want to go to NZ and to bake, as all the food in the pictures looks delicious. Loved reading the story of your relationship! Looking forward to reading more.

  5. Its very simple – You like Photography, Food, travel. there itself the frequency is set between you and me, I love them all. So i love your blog, will keep dropping in. Keep it up !!

  6. Beautiful photos! Thanks for visiting adventuresinthanksliving, too! I look forward to seeing more of your work. P.S.: Good coffee is one of my life staples. Have a great day!

  7. Okay I can see that I can’t come to this blog too often without becoming QUITE hungry haha Beautifully presented, I love it actually. And thanks for stopping by my blog!

  8. Your mochas look so delicious!! You are truly gifted in photography and I have enjoyed every picture, but now I have a craving for a mocha with a marshmallow in a glass cup! We don’t have anything like that here so I will keep on dreaming!! :)) Love your blog!!

  9. just heard there was a 7.0equake – don’t know how far away you are from Wellington but i had you mister and a few others i know on my mind – hope all is well

  10. Lovely blog Curly,
    I have family in NZ (Whangarei and Hamilton), my son was married to a Kiwi in Auckland, and my wife and I had a wonderful tour at that time. Fabulous country! I hope you are enjoying life, and managing to follow your motto.
    John Blackwell.

    • Hi John, I’m so glad you enjoyed your time in NZ. I lived in Hamilton for a few months while attending university-a lovely city. Thank you for your kind words and yes I am doing my best to follow my motto. All the best. 🙂

  11. Hi Curly Miri, you have a great blog – I´m very impressed! Thank you for sharing of all your beautiful stories and pictures of you, of Mister and of all your events in your life. I wish you all the best!

  12. again,thank you for stopping by … after the brith of my 1st i had a funk but it lifted as we became more mobile … lost some lbs …nails hair eyebrows etc got done … hehehe lots of good stuff inbtwn … though the job of moms is never done ( :

  13. I enjoyed reading your post. I have a few members of my family that have suffered as a result of depression. We deal with depression by expressing unconditional love. I am glad you found someone who loves you. The honesty was excellent.

  14. Thanks for reading Audrey’s Daughter in New Zealand, Curly Miri. I’m a lover of photos and recent convert to mochas myself. I will raise my next mug in your honor!

  15. But perhaps most importantly, your blog reminded me to LIVE & LAUGH not just work and write. I’m going to join you for Thursday treats right here in Las Vegas. Leaving office now to find some. THANK YOU!

  16. i wanted to make sure you knew that i Thank you for stopping by … and the Dominican Seafood looked delish ! this week will be one of reflection with a whole lot of love laugher and living

  17. It’s refreshing to find a personal blog that shares all of self with others. What fun I will find on this screen when I find images of a real person who is willing to share so much. Thank you ~

  18. Hey there – what a pleasant read to stumble upon. 🙂 I was searching the net for where to buy good brownies in Miri (the small town I live in here in Malaysia) and instead chanced upon your lovely blog – just as sweet as brownies! Thanks for sharing and all the best with your Baby Boutique!

  19. Hi, I have nominated you for the Beautiful Blogger Award and Very Inspiring Blogger Award …because I think you deserve a little something for all the blessings, inspiration and fun your blog brings to many that read it! To share this little bit of blogging kindness: 1. Display the award image on your blog. 2. Link back to the person who nominated you. 3. State 7 things about yourself. 4. Nominate other bloggers (you are supposed to nominate 15, however I don’t have 15 so nominate however many you want to) and link to their sites. 5. Notify the bloggers that they have been nominated and link to the post. Thank you for all your great posts and congratulations!

  20. I’m nominating you for the One Lovely Blog Awards. I love your blog and I wanted to share how much I appreciate what you do. You can find the awards on this link:


    Love and hugs
    Shivani Panchmatia

  21. Love the vividness of your writing. Also, love the photograph of you with the coffee cup–it’s a great shot. Thanks for stopping by and liking my post. Visit anytime, as I will here.

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