A Journal Begins

August 10th, 1978 was a tragic day for our family. I was 16 years of age. We had a Bible College student named Robert Muthman living with us in our home in Portland, Oregon (USA). Robert was swimming with some friends and he tragically drowned.Read the rest

My Studies

One of my passions is personal growth. I want my life to be a life of 'progress' so that I develop my full potential (see 1 Tim.4:12-15). I want to be the very best I can be – for the glory of God and then benefit of other people.… Read the rest

My Favourite Fun Things to Do

My favourite fun things to do include …

  • Playing basketball
  • Walking our dogs with Nicole
  • Hanging out with my kids
  • Spending time with friends
  • Looking after my tropical fish aquarium
  • Reading
  • Playing pool
  • Watching a good movie
  • Watching sport on TV – NBA or Geelong Cats
  • Playing the piano
  • Cooking
  • Driving Nicole’s red Mini Cooper with the roof off (when she lets me, which is not often!)
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My Favourite Foods

I enjoy eating …

At home, Nicole always cooks tasty food … and I can cook a pretty good bolognaise (with bruscetta), thai curry or asian stir fry.

Fast food … can’t go past a Whopper with Cheese (‘the burgers are better at …’) BUT I’m trying to eat more healthily … so my current favourites are Nandos (chicken wrap and/or BBG wings) or Subway

Resturants … I love Italian, Japanese (especially tepanyaki), Thai and Indian

Drinks … can’t beat water, juice or a caramel thickshake

Nibbles … fruit, nuts and yogurt covered museli bars

Did I mention Tim Tams?… Read the rest

My Favorite Technology

I use a DELL laptop with Vista and Microsoft Office software. I also use an Asus Eee PC 1005PE for travel, which I love – because the battery lasts over 12 hours. It uses a started edition of Windows 7 as an operating system which I like even more than Vista.… Read the rest

My New Blog

Well, here we go – I’ve started a blog! It’s a chance for me to share my thoughts and feelings on a range of things I’m interested in. It’s also a chance for me to listen to what others are thinking and feeling about similar things.… Read the rest