Next fundraiser for Diabetes Qld

On Friday 17th March, I will be heading up to O'Reilly's Rainforest Retreat and joining the participants for the Happy Feet Bushwalk. #HappyFeetBushwalk The event consists of a night walk to Glow Worm Gully a distance of about 4 km. On the Saturday the participants will walk the 10.89 km of the Box Forest Circuit. Sunday is … Continue reading Next fundraiser for Diabetes Qld

First day on Great Ocean Walk

Friday 09/09/2016 - Day 2 - Apollo Bay to Blanket Bay - 24.53 km Awoke early and packed the day pack and the headed up for breakfast. Breakfast consisted of porridge, poached eggs and toast, and coffee. The lunch was the prepared with the ingredients for a salad plus ham, with turkish bread and pita … Continue reading First day on Great Ocean Walk

The ball rolls

Woke up with a heavy throat, and a bit sniffly. That’s why my blood glucose was all over the shop, I’m coming down with something. Oh well see how the day pans out. Ironed one shirt for the day and after breakfast and shower, headed off to the bus. The bus ride took me to … Continue reading The ball rolls

Funny week ends

Just another normal day at work. Finishing off files and starting new ones, and relegating others to the complex folder for later treatment as more work involved. At lunch time, checked emails and what not, and it was quiet around the ridges. This gave me a chance to plan out my busy weekend. Later in … Continue reading Funny week ends

#GORW2016 Training

Woke early and proceeded to get ready for a training walk with fellow walkers for the Great Ocean Walk 2016 (#GORW2016). The first thing though was to have breakfast, find my clothes for the walk, and decided how much to take. Then I had to do the school run first so left at 7.40 am … Continue reading #GORW2016 Training

Great Ocean Walk 2016 Training

Woke early and prepared for a training walk with some fellow participants of the Great Ocean Walk #GORW2016. The walk was to meet at Simpsons Falls, Mt Coot-tha and walk a few tracks in this reserve that contained all types of track difficulty to assess the fitness of the other walkers. With #gavinswaterbottle in tow … Continue reading Great Ocean Walk 2016 Training


Woke lacking the symptoms of the cold. Is that it? Easier this morning to do my usual routine. Arrived in work and got down to business. This current file is causing no amount of headaches. Just need to finish it. The problem is that the more it looks like no further action is to be … Continue reading Progress!

Work life balance

I awoke with a full-blown cold, runny nose, sneezing, puffy eyes, headache, but only a slight cough. I felt I could go to work and see what transpires. If I get too sick to work, I can always come home. Having arrived at work, I checked the calendar and found I had three meetings today. … Continue reading Work life balance