Archive for April, 2010



Haven’t done this for a long time, a very long time: wifi – I love it! The kids love it! Best thing. the deck! – I love it! I thought I wanted the usual dark decking wood until I found out that it was merbau- straight from virgin Indonesian rainforests. It took Carl and I a […]

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Day two of the Australian Regional Women Leaders Convention and another day of great motivational speakers. Sandra McCarthy – Mayor of Kiama Council. Mayor for last 10 years ran election platform on tlc – teamwork, leadership and community don’t react, but respond develop a culture of mutual respect and cooperation inclusive, principle centred teamwork persistence, staying […]

I’m in Melbourne attending ‘The Australian Regional Women Leaders Convention’. The uni is one of the sponsors and had some places and I am (apparently) from a regional campus, so I’m here with colleagues from Ballarat and Canberra. I should be getting ready for the conference dinner, but a few thoughts on today: I’ve listened to […]

I like Wordle, it’s been around for a while, and now there is Tagxedo – tag cloud with styles. How do I love thee?– Elizabeth Barrett Browning and another way….of course the possibilities are endless… And then take the lyrics from…. or or this one? The words *move* when you mouse over them…but not in […]