So welcome to 2015

So welcome to 2015
It’s an interesting year to be in… there’s obviously a sense of the future, even though we don’t seem to have a lot of that future yet — cue the obligatory Back to the Future reference that everyone is trotting out right now. My son’s been into Back to the Future for months now, so ...

Merry Christmas all!

Hope your day has been a good one and that you and yours got what you all wished for. A small break then bring on 2015…   Share this:TwitterFacebookEmailLike this:Like Loading...

Alex’s message to Nanny, Granddad and Uncle Wayne

It’s already on YouTube and Facebook, but it’s my website and I want it here Alex got his slightly late present from his grand parents and Uncle in Sydney, but he is still very impressed Here’s his little message of thanks (with my embellishments, I mean, why not :)) Share this:TwitterFacebookEmailLike this:Like Loading...

Happy birthday Benny!

Happy birthday Benny!
My littlest big boy Benny is a big three-year-old now! He’s the world’s biggest Doctor Who fan already and is such a big and active boy and you just know he’s going far. With his sand shoes and his sonic screwdriver you know he can do anything Happy birthday Ben! Share this:TwitterFacebookEmailLike this:Like Loading...

Happy birthday Sallie

My wonderful wife has her birthday today. Have a wonderful day Sallie, you know I’d put a picture of you here but I know you hate pictures, so I won’t Have a wonderful day, enjoy yourself. Thank you for everything you do for all of us. Share this:TwitterFacebookEmailLike this:Like Loading...

Happy birthday Alex!

Happy birthday Alex!
Happy birthday to my wonderful Back to the Future fan, Alex! You’re 8 now, and I know you’re doing everything you can so well. You try so hard, you do your best in everything and you’re always happy. That’s all we can ask, so have a good day Share this:TwitterFacebookEmailLike this:Like Loading...

Local concerts and special anniversaries

Local concerts and special anniversaries
Big night tonight with the Crooked Mountain concert at the national park. While the concert is just so so (it’s a bit of fun regardless who plays), the real draw for us is running the primary P&C stall, selling glow sticks and any light up stuff on the night. It’s good fun and good fundraising ...

When will NSW DEC take school technology support seriously? 3

When will NSW DEC take school technology support seriously?
This is going to be a loaded question for many, and one that I admit upfront has a certain amount of self interest. But I’m not the party most affected by the currently woeful state of technology support in NSW public schools — that honour goes to teachers. It’s true that the department was thrown ...

Writing methods, September 2014 1

Writing methods, September 2014
In my continuing and ongoing quest to find a way to write more and better I’ve hit upon a new yet old method. And so far it’s working, rather well in fact. I just get up early. Yes, that simple. It’s always been the obvious idea, but it’s always been just as tough in practice ...

The New Pornographers brilliant at the Brill Building

The New Pornographers brilliant at the Brill Building
I’ve been listening to Brill Bruisers, the new album from (mostly) Canadian supergroup and like the title shortens, it’s really brilliant… they have the most perfect harmonies and they create just perfect, smart, listenable pop. It’s what pop music should be. Maybe it’s pop music for intelligent adults. This is their sixth album now, and ...
%d bloggers like this: