Monthly Archives: January 2012

The ever decreasing circle…

…that is the European Debit Crisis! A friend sent this to me & I couldn’t resist adding it to my blog. I am sure Albert Einstein & Sir Isaac Newton would struggle to comprehend the theories & mathematics that are

The ever decreasing circle…

…that is the European Debit Crisis! A friend sent this to me & I couldn’t resist adding it to my blog. I am sure Albert Einstein & Sir Isaac Newton would struggle to comprehend the theories & mathematics that are

Happy Anniversary Auckland!

Today, for those of you that do not know & I expect that to be most people! is Auckland (NZ) Anniversary day, it is a public holiday for Aucklanders & the northern part of the north island. The anniversary is

Happy Anniversary Auckland!

Today, for those of you that do not know & I expect that to be most people! is Auckland (NZ) Anniversary day, it is a public holiday for Aucklanders & the northern part of the north island. The anniversary is

Thought of the week – 29th Jan 2012

“A thought which is not independent is a thought only half understood.” – Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951)

Thought of the week – 29th Jan 2012

“A thought which is not independent is a thought only half understood.” – Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951)

‘Champagne’ taste on a ‘beer’ budget?

My injury effected my sense of taste, food I once adored, now alien to my palate. Even my sweet tooth has been sidelined for the more savoury & spicy! I also noticed when it came to drinking alcohol, I could

‘Champagne’ taste on a ‘beer’ budget?

My injury effected my sense of taste, food I once adored, now alien to my palate. Even my sweet tooth has been sidelined for the more savoury & spicy! I also noticed when it came to drinking alcohol, I could

Recipe – Warm white bean & tuna salad

Okay, I guess I am doing the ‘Julie & Julia’ type thing by attempting to cook my way through the Donna Hay Fast, Fresh & Simple cook book. It is a challenge but I thought my partner & I needed

Recipe – Warm white bean & tuna salad

Okay, I guess I am doing the ‘Julie & Julia’ type thing by attempting to cook my way through the Donna Hay Fast, Fresh & Simple cook book. It is a challenge but I thought my partner & I needed

KISS…

The acronym widely used in the workplace – KISS : keep it simple stupid / keep it short & simple / keep it short & smart etc is something that I used a lot in my capacity as manager.  I never

KISS…

The acronym widely used in the workplace – KISS : keep it simple stupid / keep it short & simple / keep it short & smart etc is something that I used a lot in my capacity as manager.  I never

Pooch, Pukeko & Poop!

Okay, it is said (somewhere, I’m sure!) a dog is only as well behaved as its owner.  Since I optimize a ‘saint’ you would think Charlie (my dog) would also be a saint like pooch – right?  WRONG! Let me

Pooch, Pukeko & Poop!

Okay, it is said (somewhere, I’m sure!) a dog is only as well behaved as its owner.  Since I optimize a ‘saint’ you would think Charlie (my dog) would also be a saint like pooch – right?  WRONG! Let me