Two Growing Boys – July 2016

Has it really been over a year? I’m not keeping up with that photo a month publishing schedule I set myself. I will try and do better in future. Here we have two boys between their birthdays in July 2016. JFGP has just turned 13 and MIGO will be 11 in a few days. You […]

The Annihilation Score

Author : Charles Stross Title: The Annihilation Score This book was released in the civilised parts of the world last Thursday. I appear to have read it in five days. Which given that I’m averaging four to five books a year at the moment is something of a speed read for me. Unsurprisingly I rather […]

Cat Photos

Because apparently every blog needs it’s fair share of cat pictures. This is the latest edition to our household soon after he arrived in October last year.

Sir Terry

Hopefully one day I’ll be able to write down what Sir Terry Pratchett’s books have meant to me. From Good Omens through the whole Discworld. Until then I’ll go with this quote; “If you trust in yourself. . . and believe in your dreams. . . and follow your star. . . you’ll still get […]

Rock and Symphony

On Saturday we took the ankle biters to the concert hall at the Opera House to see the Sydney Symphony perform with one of our favourite ivory ticklers. Mr Folds and his ‘band’ did a great job of entertaining us and a wonderful time was had by all.