July 2009

Max Candy Was a Big, Bonny, Five Kilo Baby

Birth Story: Success Against The Odds

This is a vbac after home birth story. Dispelling the myth that if you’ve had one caesarian section then all your births must be by c-section.

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101 Ways to be a Happy Traveler

Do you want to feel happier than you already are? Do you find that most self-help books are too long, detailed, embarrassing or complicated?

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Chocolate Fudge Cake

Celebrate With Chocolate Fudge Cake

Well, who needs an excuse? What could be more enjoyable than making a cake from scratch? When was the last time you did it?

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Geek glasses: everyone should have some

If I Were A Geek, Just For a Day

During the 13 years I’ve been working on computers, designing websites, and studying online marketing, there have been times of frustration

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An eastern water dragon posing

Best and Worst Things About Living in Australia

A quick run down on the advantages and disadvantages of living in Australia. Includes lots of great readers comments.

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The Candy kids doing the Waiheke Island sculpture walk with granny

Seven Reasons To Go For a Walk

Are you looking for fun, cost effective ways to entertain the whole family? Then you’ll love going for a walk.

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Hang out with people who motivate and inspire you. Nippers train together at an Australian Surf Life Saving Club.

Self-Motivation and Co-Motivation

I’ve discovered that things like stopping smoking are much easier when you have a friend to give up with. When you’re finding it hard, you can call on your

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Looking South from the top of Mount Coolum

Winter School Holidays: Sunshine Coast, Australia

More places to visit on the Sunshine Coast: Kennilworth, Mount Coolum and the Caloundra Rollerdrome.

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Visitor Stats for April, May, June 2009: Definite Upward Trend

Blogging Away With Growing Success

Writing a blog’s an up and down thing. One day I love it, then the next day I wonder why I bother at all.

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Racism in Australia

Thought-provoking essay on racism in Australia with excellent insights provided in the comments by my intelligent readers.

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