Salt – Important to Every System in our Bodies

By: Elizabeth ConnollySalt or Sodium (yes it’s the same thing) is a mineral. Our body contains around 250g of it, which makes up 0.4% of our body weight (so maybe a bit more salt in my body). It is an Electrolyte like Potassium, Calcium and Magnesium. Salt is important to every system in our...

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Make way for Gen Alpha

By: McCrindleThe new generation of youngsters is Gen Alpha (see why we named them that, here). They are currently aged under 10 and are born between 2010 and 2024. They are the children of Gen Y, who are currently in their 20-30’s. There are 3 million Gen Alpha’s in Australia, who are...

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Jesus is Never in a Hurry

By: Dr Eliezer GonzalezWe’re always in a hurry, and it’s easy for us to miss things. That’s why it’s so good to know that God isn’t, and he doesn’t. When Simon Peter entered the tomb of Jesus on the greatest Sunday morning in the history of the world, what he...

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Teach Your Kids Self-Awareness

By: Jenny BaxterHow to teach your kids self-awareness so they understand themselves better, and know the impact they are having on others.This blog expands on 20 Ways to Rock at Being a Mother No. 5: Be Self-Aware, which outlines your personal benefits of self-awareness, and how you can...

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How To Crowdsource Creativity

By: Michael McQueen “Innovation is not an idea problem. It’s a recognition problem.” This quote from David Burkus’s book, The Myths of Creativity, is spot on. Some of the best ideas for innovation, creativity and invention don’t lie somewhere ‘out there’;...

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Marriage: 26 Years and One Day Later

By: Stephen McAlpineToday I am fifty two years and two days old.Today it is twenty six years and one day since Jill and I went on our first date.  That was one day after my twenty six birthday.I’ve put a wedding photo up on this blog cos I couldn’t find a picture from our first...

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Freedom Fighters — Revived for a Reason

By: yesHeisYou cannot deny, Jesus was straight gangster (go with me on this one) — He was born in the ghetto, nobody really knew who the father was and His inner circle was made up of criminals and prostitutes. He was always in trouble with the law, was killed by a mob and now everyone...

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Dolly’s Dream

By: Yvette CherryThe parents of Dolly Everett, a 14 year old girl who took her own life after being relentlessly bullied, have created a very powerful and evocative advertisement to address the issue of cyber bullying. The advertisement, directed by 15 year old Charlotte McLaverty, depicts a...

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