Our thoughts go out to the people of Nepal. They have the loss of life to deal with and the devastation, not to mention the daily challenges that many of them had pre-earthquake in the form of water quality, pollution and poverty.
A great soldier does not fight for what is in front of him, but for what is behind him.
What's This All About?
We celebrate a day off for the Queen and one for when our World War soldiers died fighting for our country. What's that all about? How do they even begin to compare?
The Queen's birthday is really just a day off but ANZAC Monday has more memories embedded.
Happiest at Number 9
Did you see that we were named the ninth happiest country in the world? Switzerland came in at first place. Maybe it's all the wins Roger has had to date, in his career. The ladies in the office think that it is the chocolate!
The Town Hall, the Cathedral and Lancaster Park – Just Build Them!
We're four years on and nothing has been decided for their fate and future. Repair or rebuild? Just get on with it I say and bloody build them and we'll pay for them later. That's what everybody does when they buy their first home and it generally works doesn't it?
Not a Bad Pay Day
Googles chairman got paid NZ $144 million last year. Now that's not too bad is it?