My new writing tool — Das Keyboard Professional Model S for Mac

My new writing tool -- Das Keyboard Professional Model S for Mac
I only ordered this on Monday night, after months of deliberation and attempts to try one out in person. But with seeming no chance, I had to rely on reviews and recommendations online, and they were entirely unanimous. So today, several days earlier than I expected, I got this: It’s the Das Keyboard Professional Model ...

The Hold Steady live… at home!

The Hold Steady at Hill Country BBQ — from Flickr user wfuv, used under Creative Commons license. Taking a short time out now to watch a surprising live opportunity… The Hold Steady live on Yahoo Screen. Usually these things aren’t at the right time, or I’m at work, but let’s just say things lined up ...

My recent weekend project: Raspberry Pi Volumio music machine 5

Over a couple of weekends just before our holiday I dived into a mod project I’d been wanting to try for a while. Using a Raspberry Pi unit I built a radio/music machine to use in the kitchen for home, building it into a 1940s radio case that I found at a local secondhand store ...

And we’re back home, and it’s so quiet…

So we’re back home now. We got home on Friday night and had the weekend to readjust and now things are basically back to normal. And it’s kind of hard to make that adjustment… It was only two weeks away, but it’s such a different place to be, and such a different situation to be ...

15 stories above Melbourne

15 stories above Melbourne
And we’re here. And it’s exciting. And the apartment is really nice. And I’m exhausted… Share this:TwitterFacebookEmailLike this:Like Loading...

Feed me Seymour

Feed me Seymour
Lunch at Seymour. McDonald’s. Yes, exciting. So exciting I’m having a chicken salad. Too much similar food otherwise last night! Share this:TwitterFacebookEmailLike this:Like Loading...

Ned Kelly town

Ned Kelly town
In 2006 when I last took the family to Victoria we stopped at Glenrowan, famous for the Ned Kelly siege. Today we’re in Jerilderie, famous for the other Kelly raid and his letter. They’re keen to show it off, and there’s a little historical area with a lot of still standing buildings and displays. A ...

And we’re here at Jerilderie

And we're here at Jerilderie
Long day by design and we’re at Jerilderie for the night. Never been here before, lots of Ned Kelly history to see in the morning. But just dinner for now. Then Mythbusters Star Wars special then sleep! Share this:TwitterFacebookEmailLike this:Like Loading...

Lunchtime day 1–Forbes

Lunchtime day 1--Forbes
We’re in Forbes to eat in the park. Surrounded by 19th century buildings and it’s quite nice if the sun stays out! The boys are split between restless and tired — never the same of course… -33.386335148.008259Share this:TwitterFacebookEmailLike this:Like Loading...

On the road to..,

On the road to..,
We left home this morning right on 9am, heading generally south towards Victoria and our adventures. First stop about 11.30am, Peak Hill, just for a quick stretch. The view is the road: -33.386282148.008292Share this:TwitterFacebookEmailLike this:Like Loading...
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