Monthly Archives: October 2011

George Clooney gets married – in a new commercial! (video)

Reading the Hollywood Reporter and the headline caught my eye – it’s a Norwegian Bank commercial so I guess the fantasy that George will come to his senses and trade in the  current ex wrestler über babe  for a slightly shabby … Continue reading

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Today’s challenge, 3 Halloween outfits – cool make up essential

I think my children believe that I am really a contestant on some never-ending TV reality show challenge – a sort of Top Chef/Hell’s Kitchen/Are you smarter than/Survivor hybrid where they get to test my ability and endurance on a … Continue reading

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Hey Mark, with Steve gone we need you…

Last December I wrote a technology wish list and open letter to Steve Jobs asking him for his help on the Top 10 things that could make Chelsea’s life easier. (here) I thought they could be part of his “I-able” … Continue reading

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what I meant was…

There’s a profile of Chelsea and I in one of the local newspapers today, The New Paper – (read here) which we were asked to do to help illustrate that it is possible to be positive and to embrace life … Continue reading

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Disability can’t stop Creativity!

Chelsea is blessed by the great teachers in her life at the Singapore American School and for Art that teacher is the wonderfully talented and dedicated Kelly McFadzen. Ms Mac came up with the idea of wheelchair art to ensure that … Continue reading

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