On Wednesday night I went out with a friend for dinner and a movie – the first time in quite a while. We even had a couple of gold class vouchers, so we managed to watch the movie in gold class for regular class prices. Granted, gold class is designed as an experience for couples: […]
Over at copyblogger was a post about finding images for your blog posts. Most people who are looking for images to use will be aware of flickr (free – read about how the licencing works) and istockphoto (cheap), but from the comments on the post, I found a few sites that I’d only vaguely heard […]
I have a week off in between jobs at the moment. It’s a chance to catch up on family time, college work, and getting the house back in order before the pace of life picks up again.
Famous Christian author and pastor John Piper pens this list of questions to ask when considering a new job.
After five years in the one place, it’s odd to be moving on. I won’t miss the travel time, but the people and the sights and the familiarity of the area will, I think, take some getting used to. There have been a lot of life changes in the past few months, some – the […]
Book: My Man Jeeves I tried this one out using the free “Stanza” reader for iPhone. Though I’m familiar with the stories of Jeeves by P.G. Woodhouse, I’ve never read one of the books through. Though it was a good read, and characters are well painted, I was troubled by the idleness of the lives […]
Who would have thought that having an extra member of the household, and a few late nights, would take such a toll on my immune system? Certainly not me, as evidenced by my sudden and prolonged lack of health! After four days of having my only outing be trips to the doctor’s office, a visit […]
[problogger] 25 ways to build online community.
The current financial crisis explained in simple terms (as to a 14 year old).
Coffee roaster coffee. Corner of brown and Wilson streets, Newtown. Muted red walls and the feel of a converted laundromat, this place is a great spot to while away a Saturday afternoon, listening to an old Beatles LP on the old stereo in the corner. The menu has some great ideas: the yoghurt with fresh […]