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 […]
Kings Comics save your parenting butt during the school holidays with their Kings Kids Corps on 10 Jan 2016
My next big event is the EB Games Expo, but for those already in Sydney there’s also Microsoft’s Xbox Fanfest: Sydney 2016.
#censusfail – I have heard many things said about the Census, but nothing prepared me for this
With 40% of current jobs to disappear in the next 15yrs, what will be left for our spawnlings?
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 […]
Each year the Sydney Brickshow is an absolute hit with the kids AND the bigger kids. It’s a huge exhibition for Lego fans to show off their designs. This is not an official Lego show; these are fans who create displays that combine sets with free play – just like every spawnling dreams!
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 […]
Why, Mr Turnbull. You Valentine Troll. 😜 Isn’t love grand? Especially on St Valentine’s Day, when the heathens finally bring together the two great elements of the Goddess Aphrodite: Superficial Love and Spending Stupid Amounts of Money. Of course, the Australian Prime Minister Mr Malcolm Turnbull is an old-fashioned […]
G’day Australia. ‘Straya Day tomorrow. You have the day off. It’s Summer. And at least some of the country will have nice weather (it’s a big country; anything is possible). Nice time to stop and think about what makes you an Aussie. Of course, Deadpool is already in on the […]