Category Archives: Fun stuff

Day 9 of the marriage equality challenge

We’re nearly there – if all goes well tomorrow, tonight will be the last night without marriage equality in New Zealand.  It’s a pretty amazing thought. Given how amazing we all hope tomorrow will be, the day 9 marriage equality challenge is simple – make sure you have a plan for tomorrow evening that allowsContinue Reading

Day 8 of the marriage equality challenge (the magazine edition)

Day 8 of the marriage equality challenge (the magazine edition)

It’s day 8 of the marriage equality challenge and today’s challenge is a great one for avid magazine readers. The challenge is in two parts.  Part 1 is to go out and buy two copies of the April 22 edition of New Idea – keep one for yourself and take the other one to workContinue Reading

Day 7 of the marriage equality challenge – email your MP

Day 7 of the marriage equality challenge – email your MP

It’s day 7 of the marriage equality challenge and today’s challenge is to email your MP. The third vote on the Marriage (Definition of Marriage) Amendment Bill is being held this week.  Now, more than ever, it’s important that you tell your MP why you want him/her to vote in favour of marriage equality. So:Continue Reading

Day 6 of the marriage equality challenge (the “tell everyone” edition)

Well it’s Saturday, its day 6 and the marriage equality challenge continues!  But Saturday is such a social day, and Saturday night is such a great day for catching up with friends and family, that we need a fun marriage equality challenge! So, today’s challenge is to tell everyone about it – that’s right, spreadContinue Reading

On our side

It’s always great to have the support of our straight friends and family, but you have to admit It is cool to hear such support coming from movie celebs and sports stars, both local and international. In saying that, no other country does celeb endorsement like the United States.  Like New Zealand, there is soContinue Reading

The gayest colour

Surfing the web tonight looking at all the great images and tweets about #SpiritDay which, more often than not, were in varying shades of purple, I came across this short article aptly named ‘A Brief History of the Gayest Color’.  Not only a brief history of ‘the gayest colour’, but also a super brief historyContinue Reading