It’s “R U Ok?” day. R U Ok? was founded to raise awareness of suicide and to help prevent those who are suffering from depression and other illnesses from taking the plunge, figuratively speaking. By asking people if they are ok, by showing concern and a willingness to support someone, it is hoped to bring people back from the brink, to show them they are not alone. That they belong. Continue reading R U Ok?
I was locked out of my Facebook today because apparently someone tried to log into my Facebook from Japan. Luckily Facebook security settings blocks people from logging in from strange locations and sometimes even unrecognised devices. So I ran through the process that Facebook put in front of me; Continue reading Someone stole my Facebook password
After purchasing my RQ-1 Predator done, which is built of balsa, ply and heat shrink, I decided I had better get some actual flying experience with another plane before I try to fly this one. A “foamie” plane would be Continue reading Multiplex EasyStar – Perfect for Beginners
My first plane was a foam Cessna T206 from Winsky. The Cessna’s are a good plane to learn on – reasonably slow flyer, the high wing gives it stability, and “foamies” are reasonably durable in that they are easy to Continue reading Winsky T206 Cessna – Beginner RC Plane
October 5 will feature all 300+ Parkrun locations around the world participating in a global Parkrun. Using the hashtag #loveparkrun, use your social media to tell Parkrun what it is you love about Parkrun. You can even do this while Continue reading International Parkrun Day 2013
Adidas was running a $50 voucher give away to celebrate 50,000 registered Parkrun participants in Australia. All you had to do was attend one or two particular Parkrun dates (or both) to be in the “running” (hahahahahaha). And I won myself a voucher AND cut 85 seconds off my previous time 😀 Continue reading 50,000 Australian Parkrun Participants