Monthly Archives: February 2011

Postings 18-24 Feb

Quite a few different things happening here: Question of the Day February 17, 2011 “Favorite Winter Activities” What are your favorite things to do in the winter? Tell us about it/them! Outside is play golf – winter is our main … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 5 Comments

Earthquake update

All family members accounted for. Just spoke to Pauline – All the family are fine. Ali is very upset, and Alice is with her. Will has indicate he will probably come home tomorrow. Aftershocks down there are continuous – going … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 9 Comments


Just managed to contact Pauline’s work – she was OK, and had heard from one of the kids, and had gone home.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Christchurch Earthquake

Have heard from Will, and from Ailsa’s sister Linda that they are OK. Haven’t heard from Pauline or Pete or family as yet. Will update later.

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Enlightenment – what is it?

The posting on enlightenment has been getting interesting. Had a call from Stephen Cronin today, which was great to catch up for half an hour, and he reminded me of my intention to put some more words around my understanding … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

A long week’s postings

Been a lot happening this week. Ailsa away visiting her parents in Dunedin, while recovering from her broken tail bone. Lots of talking to people, particularly about my experiences of cancer. Interest from someone in buying our forestry block, so … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments

On Shortages

Question of the Day February 7, 2011 “Shortage of Products” If there is a shortage or possible shortage of a product* do you/would you rush out to buy and horde it? * Good examples are food and petrol. Interesting question. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | 5 Comments


Question of the Day February 6, 2011 “Superhero” If you could be a superhero (and maybe you are…); who would you be? I think I’ll just be me (Ted): Ted’s empowering distinctions The Empowerment Dynamic Technology Engineering & Design Abbreviated … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | 3 Comments

Saturday – walk along the foreshore to Hamuri Bluff

Saturday eve now. Had a day out, south to Hamuri Bluff, in amongst fossils along the beach today. Saw many live seals, dolphins, sea birds, a newborn seal pup, thousands of amonite fossils, some pleiseosaur bones, lots of sea life … Continue reading

Posted in diary | 1 Comment