Vote 2020 x 4

It's no secret I shall be #PartyVoteGreen and likely to be Labour Paul Eagle for my Rongotai electorate. I shall also be Yes for both referenda.Now that's that out of the way you should of course ignore it and do what you feel is right.First of all I would urge you to VOTE! Make sure you're enrolled and your details are up-to-date: that, no really I can wait, off you go, check your details ... Ok, good. This year from Wednesday 2nd September (overseas) / Saturday 5th September (in NZ) to 7pm on Saturday 19th September you get to vote on one or more of the following:The makeup of ParliamentParty voteYour local MPCannabis legalisation and control referendumEnd of Life Choice referendumYou can vote via post, look out for your voting papers later this month, or in person at many voting booths around Aotearoa New Zealand.
That's who (YOU!), when, where, how, and I shall assume you know why. If you don't…

Jack and Meg framed at Island Bay

The following were taken at Island Bay playground through the same hole on the clambering-around frame.

Jack's first picture was in July 2005 and his other one, plus Meg, in August 2007.

Flickr: Jack framed

Flickr: Jack framed Flickr: Meg framed

News from the Riversdale kids:
  • Jack is loving morning Kindy
  • Meg is weaned, out of her cot and into her brand new "big girls bed"
  • Jack was a very brave fella despite dropping our computer monitor onto his little finger
  • Meg loves moving things around
  • Jack has his first bike
  • Meg is starting to talk and it's only a matter of time before it's non-stop chattering
  • No illnesses for either ... as I write