Monday, December 17, 2018

christms party

we had our Christmas party at the seabel where we got to see lots of puppets and pacific island dancing.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018


Just sitting here relaxing and watching what's going on around me.

Monday, December 3, 2018

Water colouring

I did some water colouring by putting water onto the picture, spreading it around and you can see a picture form.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Garden art

After many sessions, I have finally finished my wall art inspired by garden flowers using recycled materials. I enjoyed helping hammer in the drawing pins.

Monday, November 12, 2018


We had the firemen visit us at Arohanui, I got to hold onto the fire hose it was fun.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Welcome back Casey Rose

It's good to be back with my friends at Arohanui, after been away for a couple of weeks.

Monday, October 22, 2018

Another Activity session..

What a Lovely day. Today for activities I played on the iPad and took selfies. 

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Flower power

i was busy today picking out the flowers for my garden inspired wall hanging using recycled materials. I really liked helping to paint the board last week.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Selfies on the iPad

I took fun selfies on the iPad today and used the photo booth app. I really loved the colourful ski that turned me into a rainbow 

Sunday, October 7, 2018

Finger painting

One of my goals is to create a finger painting masterpiece for my mum. I started today! I used pretty colours, I used my fingers and also smeared paint with my fingers onto a plastic bell that I like, I used that to add texture to my painting. It was fun! 

Monday, October 1, 2018

Show time

I went to Bethlehem baptist church to see a production by the kids from Bethlehem primary school called kiwis go marching on. It was awesome. 

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Mossips honey

I went to Mossips honey, I was trying to find the queen bee. Its like finding a needle in a haystack!!

Sunday, September 16, 2018

Sunday, September 2, 2018

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Sports outing rained out today

I played table tennis and balloon volleyball today at the centre.

Garden art

We are making flowers out of plastic bottles and painting them. When they are finished we will put fairy lights into them. I think they are looking really good.

Monday, August 27, 2018


I love playing with my xylophone piano at Arohanui. I keep it close to me and love to touch it and feel the different keys.

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Flower power

Today at the centre we had a special visit from a florist. She showed us how to arrange flowers to make a hair clip for me. It was lovely.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Garden art

I painted a flower for the garden and then decided to paint my hand.

Sunday, August 5, 2018

Walking in the sun

i went with my friends for a walk to the racecourse. I was surprised to see the horses racing and the ambulance following behind. It was tiring to walk so far but I am glad to be outside in the sunshine.

Sunday, July 29, 2018

Girls group

Today I had my toe nails painted. It was hard not to wriggle since my feet are so ticklely. 

Monday, July 23, 2018

Body painting

I had a fun time in girls group. We were getting pampered and also were trying out body painting. I was  giggling as I dotted glow in the dark colours onto my cheeks, I then decided to rub my tug boat in my flowers and painted it to match. How fun. 

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Garden art

In garden art we are transforming plastic bottles into flowers which will eventually have lights attached. I think it is fascinating.

Thursday, July 5, 2018

Bus trip

In lifeskills last week, our group drove to the mount to catch a bus back to the centre. 

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Guide dogs

We had guide dogs visit us their names were Wanda and Samuel. Francesca who looks after them told us all about them. I gave them both a pat.

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Vintage radio

I went on an outing to the Historic Village to visit the vintage radio museum and radio station. It was cool. They played a request for us , a Bee Gees song which we listened to with our friends back at the centre. They even announced our names. 

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Tuesday, June 12, 2018


Today was wet so I stayed in and played indoor volleyball with my friends I really liked in when the balloons where balancing on my head

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Kims 21st

We celebrated Kim's 21st at Arohanui yesterday and I really liked the balloon arch.

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Garden Art

I enjoy sitting out in the garden on a nice day, look what I came across!!

Tuesday, May 22, 2018


I really enjoyed watching and helping with the weaving during arts and crafts. 

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

%% Fun in the sand %%

My friends and I went to sulphur point . I got to sit on the beach and feel the sand on my hands and toes!! The sun was so nice and warm! I loved it!!

Monday, April 30, 2018

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

^^^honey shop^^^

We went to the honey shop, it all ways smells so good. we tried very had to find the queen bees in the wall.... everyone tried  really hard to find them.

Tuesday, April 3, 2018


I am really loving my time at swimming. Walking, floating, and splashing around each week with my friends. 

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

waihi road trip

I went with the guys to look at the hot rod cars.
I  got a hat for free.

Foot spa

Today in activities I enjoyed a hot foot spa with lovely smells it was so relaxing I just about feel asleep

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Feet massage

I had a really good time at girls group having my feet massaged after soaking my feet in some warm water. It made me feel really happy.