Fire safety blog

What’s wrong. People think they can ignore making their house fire safe because they plan to leave. This is wrong because:

the fire might be in a place that prevents you from leaving. you want the house to be there when you get back a burning house is dangerous to the other houses . . . → Read More: Fire safety blog

Photo Mondays – 2012 January 30 – Matryoshka doll

Matryoshka doll

A Matryoshka doll in the city of Harbin. Harbin is very proud of it’s Russian past, it was founded by the Russians as part of the Railway they brought through. If you click on the image you can purchase a copy of this iPhone 4 case.

 

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Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-01-27

#ownGoal # #adeladianStories # @harrip01 a darlec for you… http://t.co/qkSmO3ZN # Other things Wednesdays – 932 MPGe http://t.co/UuTuYzPN # Likes the fact that the washing machine removers where it was up to after a blackout. # @monkeypushtree we lost power for about a minute. in reply to monkeypushtree # High tech camping. http://t.co/Vk81L8PV # . . . → Read More: Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-01-27

Save the Tigers

We headed to Olinda Primary School as part of the Save the Tigers program where we painted objects to be packed in the shipping container to be sent to India. The idea is to provide resources to the locals to make changes to save the tigers. Participants children also paid a fee to . . . → Read More: Save the Tigers

Other things Wednesdays – 932 MPGe

The other day I saw a debate about the MPGe calculations for Electric only cars. They all seem to be at or just below 100 MPGe (equivalent Miles Per Gallon). Then, by chance, I down loaded a tracking program for the bike. It also gives the amount of calories expended. So I decided . . . → Read More: Other things Wednesdays – 932 MPGe

Face Painting Day

We headed to Hair for the Hills to have a day of hair and face painting for the Save the Tigers Program. The kids had a great day with the face painting and then having their photos taken with some local businesses.

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Save Our Tigers

Day one of the Save Our Tigers. A fundraiser holiday program activity organised by Pauline where the kids painted stuff to be put in the shipping container to be sent to Ranthambhore Tiger Reserve, India for a tiger watch education center. We were at Olinda Primary School and St Matthew’s Church. We had . . . → Read More: Save Our Tigers

Oshcare and Lyer Birds

I took Krysta off to Oshcare and then dropped Milla off at Robyns. As we had some time to kill between the two we stopped at Grant’s Picnic Ground and had the good fortune to see a Lyer Bird as well as the tamer birds there to be fed by the tourists.

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Photo Mondays – 2012 January 23 – Late Afternoon on the Li River

An image taken in the late afternoon on the famous stretch of the Li River near Gui Lin in China. This section of the river is famous as it is where the mountain that occurs on the 2 Yuan note in China is located. It is also the location of some of the . . . → Read More: Photo Mondays – 2012 January 23 – Late Afternoon on the Li River

Chinese New Year in Springvale

After picking up the kids we headed down to Chinese new year in Springvale. As we were late int he day we missed the main festivities and where we had hoped there might be some lion dancing there was none.

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