That time the spawnlings abandoned me for NERF, leaving me open and vulnerable for a fan who recognised me!!
And I thought I had a twisted sense of humour. But I’m not the one who arranged a Childcare Centre strike on International Women’s Day. I kid you not. Around 1000 Australian Childcare workers are going on strike at 3.20pm on Wednesday 8 March 2017. Look, I get it. I […]
Trump was at CPAC (Conservative Political Action Conference) last Friday. No surprise there. There was flag-waving at this Good Ol’ U S of A event. Again, no surprise. But did anyone have a good look at those flags? Yessiree minions! That’s the Russian flag!! It took a few minutes (enough […]
Kings Comics save your parenting butt during the school holidays with their Kings Kids Corps on 10 Jan 2016
#censusfail – I have heard many things said about the Census, but nothing prepared me for this
I can’t even blame this one on the spawnlings. About a month ago, I developed a twitch in my left eye-lid. Just a small little spasm. A little involuntary movement, too small for anyone to see but enough to BUG THE ABSOLUTE S#!T OUT OF ME!! *sigh* At the time, […]
There are only a handful of themes which truly stand the test of time. The kind of things shared between generations; dancing across language barriers; appreciated by any child, anywhere, anytime. Lego is definitely one. DC characters are absolutely there. Art is certainly there. And then whoa! You have someone […]
EG the Great (my super capable grandfather) turns 80 today. My gift to him was fixing my leaky fridge – and he couldn’t be prouder.
EG Opa was on an old man rant about the evils of the internet – and I ENJOYED telling him he was WRONG!
Yesterday was Australia’s National Day of Action Against Bullying and Violence. So… the Australian Federal Government commemorated the day by removing almost anything of strength or substance from the national Safe School program. The Safe School program was set up to provide free resources and support to schools around Australia. The program […]