Monthly Archives: September 2011

What car do you want when you grow up Johnny?

When you are a kid, collecting matchbox cars was a way of aspiring to own cool and desirable cars – was it not? Well, while shopping recently I did what any man does if he passes the toy aisle, I … Continue reading

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And for my Falcon??

I was recently in an auto parts store. It was quite a large store which stocks a load of different auto spares. I found the following discovery amusing… look carefully at this photo: All spark plugs sold ONLY in packs … Continue reading

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Cyclone babies

Cyclone Yasi which damaged Queensland 9 months ago has caused a spike in predicted births. I wonder why. I do like this quote in the article: “It is unsure whether relief at having survived the blast sent north Queenslanders into … Continue reading

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Life requires internet. Fast internet.

I’m sure you’ve probably heard me blab about internet. When we moved into our new house, the internet connection became a high priority. My research found the fastest, which was not at all the cheapest. I was striving for something … Continue reading

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No smeg for me

We have just driven 30 miles to see a Smeg fridge. I was trying to convince Kate that we *need* one. Well, thanks to an honest salesperson we came away with a fridge but not a smeg. It is a … Continue reading

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