prizes that will last

I’ve thrown together a new colour scheme and header graphic (again) to mark the Oscar performance of the third Lord of the Rings movie, but also to draw attention to rewards that are temporary, and those that will last. It’s all very well to work hard for something, and receive recognition – even international recognition […]

a shameless plug

Having spent a number of weeks watching my diet and exercising regularly, I’ve finally reached a point where I’ve lost some weight, and I’m starting to feel good about my state of health. This despite finding out that I need to take avapro tablets to keep my blood pressure down: I think I’ve realised that […]

Being Lazy

Of all the Whitlams songs, my favourite line is being lazy when you’ve got too much to do. Inactivity is much more satisfying when your to-do list is overflowing. One of my goals for this year is to finish reading the pile of books next to my bed that have bookmarks in them. Despite this, […]

A Grand Day Out

Quite a busy day today – rather than spending time discussing a Christian book, and exploring Sydney for the best possible cafe breakfast around, I found myself travelling with my wife. This doesn’t sound all that surprising, until you take into account her general inability to travel at the moment – at least until her […]

Life after uni

My church is running a christianity explored course this year. It’s a ten-week course that we’ve already tested out in my bible study group, taken out some of the more obvious UK-centric language. It’s been a long time since I’ve been involved in a large-ish scale christian event, so this will prove to be an […]