Latest Happenings

It's been way too long since I posted an entry - there's been so much going on! I graduated from Uni last year, passed the Paramedic Degree and got a job with Ambulance Victoria as a Graduate Ambulance Paramedic. That's been taking up most of my time because when I'm not at work I'm still … [Read more...]

Test Post for Facebook Integration with New DD.Net

This isn't a very exciting entry I'm afraid (and the URL will ultimately be wrong, so if the integration with Facebook actually works then I'll probably just delete it anyway. But, in case it does - and while it's here - welcome to the New DearDiary.Net testing server :-) … [Read more...]

So amazingly blessed

When we follow God's plans for our lives we can become so amazingly blessed in ways that were previously unimaginable.Yesterday I received the news that one of our long time diarists (Pragmatist) who'd written here since 2002 has passed away. As I understand it she was quite elderly, although I … [Read more...]

Careers Advice Wanted!

If anyone reading this has gone through the 'mid life' career change that required significant university re-education before they could enter their new chosen career, perhaps you could drop me a line or leave a comment about how you did it?Not giving much more in the way of details on that just yet … [Read more...]

Initial Thoughts on Vista

My ZD7000 finally gave me the irrits enough that, after careful consideration, I had to relegate it from ‘uber gaming / development machine’ to ‘remote desktop machine’ since it’d last about week before cooking another 1G SODIMM. I can’t afford to keep replacing them, and I think it’s largely heat … [Read more...]