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Good Issue 58 January/February 2018

Good is the magazine for people who think and care about the everyday choices they make. Good is filled with inspirational stories, world-changing ideas and practical, down-to-earth advice on what to eat, grow, wear and more. Good is all about making better choices for your home, health, family and the community around you. It celebrates handcrafted, natural and simple pleasures and helps you to reconnect with things that really matter.

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@feelslikethirtyJes Magill@sarah.greenleaforganicsJes MagillWith a background in journalism and public relations, Jes is always on the hunt for a good story. Based in Auckland, when not filing stories and working on deadline, she’s walking her Schnauzer-cross Archi and keeping fit for the next physical challenge – maybe one of New Zealand’s great walks or possibly a mountain, having recently ticked off Mt Fuji and Taranaki. Jes plans to spend this Christmas at the family bach two hours north of Auckland, hoping to stumble across that “one big idea” for a book. Read her story on social enterprises on page 34.Sarah TannerSarah started her career in advertising before owning and operating her own beauty business for eight years. She then sold the business and had daughter Stella, now aged five. Greenleaf Organics…

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travel and adventure

Learn to surfSurfing is something I’ve always wanted to try and I love spending time in the ocean. If you do too, Suzan Czyzo’s story about surfing on page 46 is a must-read.Travelling can be a wonderful reset, which is why we’ve dedicated a big chunk of this summer issue to adventure and holiday planning.The start of a new year is a time for dreaming and an opportunity to strategically plan some well-spaced breaks for the coming year. So, check out The Good Travel Guide (pages 64 to 73) covering some of the world’s best eco and ethical destinations globally and locallyEach year tourists travel to New Zealand for the scenery, hiking, cycling, wine tasting, wildlife and stargazing. I admit I returned from my overseas experience in London many years…

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#sundaymorningvibes No better way to start than with a smoothie bowl and the latest copy of @goodmagazinenz #winning #relaxedsunday #goodforthehealth @beckyh23 via InstagramHazy lazy Sunday vibes in the garden – beanbag + sunshine + the latest @goodmagazinenz = happy introvert times. @speakingclealy via InstagramI’m going to attempt a 100-day photo project called #missblacktakestea. The name refers to a dear friend of mine who… always insists on leaf tea. I add to that gorgeous specialty teas such as this on Day 1 – @libertineblends Runaway Rose accompanied by a Cacao and Vanilla Ball from @makeitrawnz and the latest @goodmagazinenz with its article on the benefits of drinking tea. A perfect way to wind down at the end of the working day. @anni56 via InstagramSo excited to get the latest Good magazine…

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good times

(Words Natalie Cyra)ASB Classic JANUARY 1–13, AUCKLAND Watch some of the biggest stars in tennis, plus food, drinks, fashion and entertainment. asbclassic.co.nzLaneway Festival JANUARY 29, AUCKLAND Chill while listening to hip music from local shores and overseas. auckland. lanewayfestival.comInternational Kai Festival FEBRUARY 6, NELSON The 10th annual food festival offers Māori and international foods to sample. itson.co.nzBeast of a Feast JANUARY 3, MOUNT MAUNGANUI Craft beers and street food in a summer hotspot. littlebigevents.co. nz/beastofafeastRotorua Summer Seafood Festival FEBRUARY 3, ROTORUA Fresh kai moana on the waterfront. facebook.com/ summerseafoodfestivalNZ Festival FEBRUARY 23 – MARCH 18, WELLINGTON Three weeks of the best theatre, dance, music and literature events in the capital. festival.co.nzBlack Barn OpenAir Cinema DECEMBER 26 – JANUARY 5, HAWKE’S BAY A film festival under the stars among the Black…

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good stuff

STYLE STUFF WE LOVESmall steppersFirst there were Allbirds, now there are Smallbirds. A smaller version of the comfy machine washable merino wool shoe.allbirds.co.nzBest dressed yogiJust pulling on a pair of lhotse Yoga Clothing’s new flower print tights and crop tops will inspire the feeling of zen. The range is handmade in New Zealand, using Australian-grown, eco-dyed organic cotton.lhotseyogaclothing.comHello petalKowtow’s limited edition ‘Pressed Flower print’ basics organic cotton range. It’s so pretty.kowtowclothing.comStar surfersShine in the ocean this summer in Salt Gypsy’s new range ‘The Navy and Gold Collection’ featuring a gold star print. The Australian sustainable surf legging and swimwear brand was founded by Kiwi surf instructor Danielle Clayton in 2012 off the back of her indie Salt Gypsy blog. Not only is it gorgeous as well as functional but these…

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road trip essentials

01 Bird & Knoll ‘Africa’ silk skinny scarf, $175, birdandknoll.com02 Hailwood ‘Texas’ dusty pink cactus print linen and viscose dress, $259, hailwood.co.nz03 H&M ‘Banana Leaf’ bikini top, $28, and bottoms, $20, hm.com/nz05 Kowtow ‘Runaway’ denim overalls, $299, kowtowclothing.com05 Ziera ‘Unity’ sandal, $150, zierashoes.com06 WE-AR linen bag, $68, we-ar.com07 Fuji X-E3 vintage-look travel camera (body only weighs an amazing 337g), $1499, fujifilm.co.nz08 Macpac ‘Bamboo’ dress, $120, macpac.co.nz ■…