Helen Leggatt

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About me

Industry Communications or Media
Occupation Travel Writer / Business Journalist / Blogger
Location Canterbury, New Zealand
Introduction Well, it's not just about me, Helen Leggatt (chief writer, editor and spellchecker) it's about all four of us including my gorgeous hubby Warren and our beautiful bitches Summer and Amber. We emigrated to New Zealand in September 2004 and have settled in inland Canterbury at the foot of the Southern Alps. We both love our lives here. If you are looking to move to New Zealand then check out our trials and tribulations on this blog, or read Helen's newspaper column entitled "A Brit in the Boonies" - the link is here somewhere! E-marketing and e-commerce buffs might want to check out Helen's business articles published on Bizreport.com ( www.bizreport.com ). Travellers may want to visit So Much World, where Helen is Senior Writer and moderator. ( www.somuchworld.com ). Helen has recently helped launch Travelbookmarking.com and has started yet another blog www.travel-writers.info
Interests Helen - Writing, travel, reading, blogging, cheesemaking // Warren - Snowboarding, driving/racing. chopping wood(!), software dev // Summer - cats, magpies, rabbits and food
Favorite Movies Helen - Rocky Horror Show // Warren - Brazil // Summer - Cats - The Musical
Favorite Music Crystal Method, She Wants Revenge, Depeche Mode, Thom Yorke, Bic Runga, Fat Freddy's Drop, Coldplay amongst others....
Favorite Books Helen - factual/historical/crime/travel, anything by Bill Bryson // Warren - Anything sci-fi or I.T related // Summer - Anything edible

The squish of mud between your toes; how would you live your life as a frog?

If I were a frog I'd live somewhere far, far away from France....