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Hello and Update from The Eye of a Needle

March 28, 2018

Welcome to the second newsletter from The Eye Of A Needle. Thanks to all of you who have added your name to our database. Please feel free to forward to your friends who may not be in our database yet, and encourage them to sign up so everyone can be kept up with the latest […]

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One Month On -22nd January 2018

January 22, 2018

One Month On – 22 January 2018 Today it is one month since we first opened the doors of our shop. What a huge learning curve it has been! There have been so many new systems to learn, and new ways of doing things. Our first customer challenged us with having to do multiple sales […]

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Counting Down the Days

December 7, 2017

As the TV Series ‘800 words’ finished their third series last week, I realized that George, one of the main characters in the programme, keeps his blogs to 800 words. My challenge today and in future blogs is to try and keep it short. I think I might soon get too busy to spend lots […]

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A Deconstruction Parable

November 27, 2017

I’m not one who usually finds stress to be an issue. I would consider myself to be quite laid back in how I approach life in general – usually when the going gets a bit tough I tend to ‘go to ground’ and stay off the radar for a few days, and then I put […]

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The Countdown Begins

November 12, 2017

Things have been so full on the past two weeks; I have found myself saying every day ‘I need to write a blog’ but there simply hasn’t been an opportune time to gather my thoughts enough to sit and write anything! It feels like we are in the fast lane and everything around us seems […]

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A Shop Called ‘The Eye Of A Needle’

October 25, 2017

Well what a month October has turned out to be! We thought we would move to Taupo and just take a few weeks for the boy to recover from heart surgery, do a bit of exploring and ease our way in to our new life in Taupo. Someone bigger than us has had very different ideas. […]

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A New Season

October 12, 2017

What a week it has been! You know that feeling when you get through a major time in your life and at the end of it you can pat yourself on the back and say ‘We did it’! Well that’s me today. I am amazed at how, when we ask for help, it will always […]

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