It just makes me want to scream…

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…]

Thoughts for a New Year

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…]

I’m no Environmentalist but ….

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…]

This is my Brain and I live in it …

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…]

You don’t eat pigs & We don’t eat pigs …

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…]

What will Motivate me to get going and keep rolling?

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…]