Author: K.D. Muir

Good on ya Ireland! - The first country to allow same sex marriage by popular vote. 0

Where the Hell Have I Been?

I was looking at my last post and noted it was the 8th of February. That’s 3 and a half months ago. The image for that post was completely appropriate with the New Zealand...

TVNZ Test Pattern - The most watched late night TV program - ever! 0

Testing, Testing, 1, 2, 3

I’m not a TV blogger but often something I watch will inspire me to think of a blog post. If I was to graph my TV watching in hours over time there was a...

Snowed In ? 0

All-Time Top 10: Board Games

It’s the middle of winter and as you look through the window of your cabin you can see there is four foot of snow and there is no sign of the flurries ceasing. Luckily...

Embrace the madness. 0

Method and Madness

The life of a very methodical person can at times lack excitement. When I say methodical what I mean is that sort of person that follows a set of steps to reach any given...

C'mon Cadbury, get it right! Down with the stragglers! 0

All-Time Top 10: Xmas Treats

So it seems all my children do is ask for treats. Part of the problem with this time of year is that it seems like a very long session of treat giving which essentially...

Poppies at the Tower of London - 2014. 1

Whether ‘Tis April or November…Just Remember.

“Blow out, you bugles, over the rich Dead! There’s none of these so lonely and poor of old, But, dying, has made us rarer gifts than gold. These laid the world away; poured out...

SpaceshipTwo - Lost on October 31st 2014. 0

Black Sky

Over a year ago, I compiled a list of ten of my most wanted bucket list items. Thirteen months later and I haven’t yet checked any off. I have started on item number 5...

UN Security Council Chamber - Not exactly a table but more a long curved desk. 0

A Seat at the Table

The United Nations was formed under charter in 1945 and it’s Security Council took its first session a year later. The United Nations as a whole was formed in response to the inadequacies of...