Monthly Archives: May 2013

Football cards are pure evil

My boy has started at Auskick to learn how to play football. He’s not going because he had shown any interest in the organised stupidity that is AFL. He’s going because I made him go. See, when you send your … Continue reading

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Fast and furious

Nothing like fasting for a day to make you feel the full weight of your hideous, privileged, over-nourished existence. Years ago I read the story of the Biosphere 2 and it’s infamous first mission. A cool idea and a terrible … Continue reading

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Nerdy night out

This week Northcote library had a ‘meet the characters from Star Wars’ dress-up night, so I took my obsessed-with-Star Wars son Ned along to check it. Ned was super-psyched. I put an old karate jacket on him and tucked a … Continue reading

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