This kid is called Lucas the reason I know this is because as we walked past I heard his father say “Make sure you hold on Lucas” what he should have said is get down from there it is a war memorial. That is the HMAS Canberra Memorial today (and I assume every day) kids … [Read more…]
I am not sure that a date in a calendar is a reason for new promises to break to ourselves or endeavouring to do better in all aspects of our lives but it is a line we jump over with glee. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nhp7kwt_g0k&w=448&h=252&hd=1] Canberra City New Years Eve Fireworks 2011 Tonight my family went to Canberra … [Read more…]
They offered me the office offered me the shop, they said I’d better take anything they got …. I was away for the weekend in Brisbane last weekend and it was the awesome 😉 I learned about Technical things and even presented for the first time in more than 3 years. I really enjoyed that … [Read more…]
Last night I bought some land to help protect it forever and it came with a title. Yep an actual title … Lord David Lawrence Mackie of Glencoe As the owner of a Scottish estate, you will have the full rights to style yourself as a Laird (Lord) or Lady. This is the same wherever … [Read more…]
What a rich tapestry of language we have. I remember when I was young that my mother would use the expression “She is the cat’s mother” if I ever said she when referring to a girl or woman in the room. I always thought yeah what ever … Recently I have seen (Heard) a resurgence … [Read more…]
My son Alexander is participating in the Sketchbook Project 2012 with the Arthousecoop.com, he let me scan what he has done so far and I thought I’d share with you his in my opinion fabulous work.
Back when these slogans sold products. Kind of interested in those Sanitized Tape Worms what even does that mean?? All of these were sent to me via email sometimes I spat coffee.
Earlier today I warned the kids on Twitter that today could be a day for Introspection so strap in for the ride. One day I might try to articulate how my brain makes links and how large slabs of what I see and hear sticks with me and sometimes spills out poorly. In any case … [Read more…]
I was watching “Adam Hills in Gordon St Tonight” this morning (iQ’d it during the week) and there was a guy in the audience (Timestamp 1:28 – 2.45ish) wearing a T-Shirt similar to this one… Now if you’re reading this it is likely you know me reasonably well so you will know my mind works … [Read more…]
Seven Days ago I started 101 in 1001 and I’m already wishing I got to call and say Conundrum. You see the premise of this show (which I love [der it is on TV]) is that when things go bad a single pilot gets to pilot a sphere with an alien power source to go … [Read more…]