Last Wednesday, I shivered at my son's touch game. This week, I'm sweating.

It seems summer has started with a bang, if the past few days of hot weather are anything to go by.

There has been no slow incline towards these recent hot temperatures. One day it was freezing, the next soaring into the mid to high 20s.


Locals in their droves hit the lakes and beaches over the weekend, armed with their white bodies and outdoor activities all ready to go.

Summer and the Kiwi psyche go hand in hand after all.

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