How do you start your morning?

I would be the first to admit that I am not an early morning person, in the sense that I am not someone that jumps out of bed at 6 am ready to tackle the world with a spring in my step and a glint in my eye.  In fact I was quite worried (ok…

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Have I spawned a shopper?!

Now I will confess, I am not your typical consumer.  The notion of heading off to the local shopping mall on a regular basis has not been activated in my DNA, it is not something that fills me with the thrill of living.  

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My revised definition of juxtaposition…

We have not yet replaced a light bulb in the kitchen, so I light a couple of candles and sit at the table using my iPad.  Who says old and new technology cannot work together?!

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Baby hug iPad

Dad had to go interstate for work this week, first nights away from home since our daughter was born just over five months ago.  It is entirely possible that I may have sneaked into second place in the missed list! The first night we were unable to Skype, the second night we were able to, and…

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The joy of technology for family afar

It is rather wry that something I have for work, the increased use and value of, has come from not being at work. Three months and 1 day ago our bundle of joy was born. Three months ago was the first time she got on the Skype bandwagon.  

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iPads & infants

Coming from what you might describe as a technology high household – last count 10 computer/tablet/mobile devices (not bad for two people) – the likelihood of the wee girl getting exposed early is reasonable. We know she is already making a grab for my iPad. And Dad already has a folder on his iPad that…

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Tracking my baby with an iPhone app

Like a person at work who was using an iPhone app for birth control (which resulted in a baby!), I am using an iPhone app to track my baby. I am not sure what that comparison means for the outcome of my baby! Now being a cheap skate it is a free app. But it…

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