Christmas in Melbourne 2013

Who doesn’t love Christmas and this year, the City of Melbourne did not disappoint. It had events and activities for young and old and ensured that the Christmas spirit was alive and well through out the city. Continue reading “Christmas in Melbourne 2013”

Bits and Bobs: Hacking the habit loop and other goodies

I thought I could give up on this project, but there is something in writing that is very cathartic. Plus it gives me a great reason to get out of the hum drum of everyday life. Admittedly, this post is dedicated to the Canadian couple on flight back from Queensland. Without you guys, I wouldn’t have had the inspiration to get back onto the proverbial “horse”.

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Port Douglas: The Great Barrier Reef

The best holidays happen when you book something, to go somewhere, by yourself. Especially for the first time. Continue reading “Port Douglas: The Great Barrier Reef”

Bits and bobs: An update on the silence

Howdy! I took the last week off from all the trappings of modern day life. Or just my life. I was finding that it was getting too hectic and given it was my birthday too, I decided to treat myself to go away somewhere and spend some time figuring out the bigger things in life. I headed to Port Douglas in sunny Queensland, where the temperature was a beautiful low of 21 and maximum of 26 degrees. I have close to 1150 photos to whittle down and managed to get to 23/24 places of the best attractions around there. Here are some of the things I did and learnt… Continue reading “Bits and bobs: An update on the silence”

Bits and bobs: Now moving into OVERDRIVE!

Since my last update, my skills and my blogging have grown.

I recently enrolled into the Open2Study course about Writing for the Web and User Experience for the web. The course posed a great question – who is your audience?

And honestly, I didn’t know. So I took some time to figure it out: who are the people I’m trying to get to, where these types of people hang out and what I could do to distinguish myself from the rest. There was also a section about checking out your competition.

And this is where I broke my heart. Continue reading “Bits and bobs: Now moving into OVERDRIVE!”