Bret McKenzie’s The Muppet Show – Jim Henson Retrospectacle

Everything was great - everything was grand - a totally amazing experience. Obviously the following song is from the movie -and not the retrospectacle itself - which was a celebration and nostalgia trip of the Muppets and the values and creativity of Jim Henson and the people that surrounded him. https://youtu.be/m5iN0QNT6Uk I'm hoping that the …

PechaKucha Night and Wizard’s Guide to Wellington, Old St Pauls, 15 Oct 2016

I've packed my broomstick, sorted through some pictures, and I'm ready to talk at what looks to be a fun event. Most of all I'm looking forward to meeting some of my fans, and of course Jan Wigmore's speech on Reading the Brain for Learning and all the other presenters. PechaKucha is a global series …

Three Event Weekend – Wellycon, Armageddon,& Nat Sci Fi Convention

Three (no FOUR!) great events over three days, and Ike and I'll be hiding in the least known one 🙂 WELLYCON: Boardgaming fun: 4-5 June 2016 starting at 10am the Wellingotn Boardgaming convention - if you love board games check it out here   comiccon.co.nz/wellycon-nz-boardgaming-convention Great for discovering brand new board games. ARMAGEDDON: June 4-6th 2016 …

Spiders, Ferns, DeClassified at Te Papa Sunday 1 Mar 2015

Wellington Family Event: Do you love to discover new things, find out more about the natural world, meet the scientists, and find out some fun facts, or maybe you desperately need to know what that spider is!!!!! Maybe it will eat your children! (It wont).  But just to be sure, Dr Phil Sirvid will be …

Quick Heads Up – Win Tickets to Tyrannosaurs in Wellington

Absolutely  Positively Wellington is giving away 4 tickets to "Meet the Tyrannosaurs at Te Papa" - but it's only until 4 o'clock today (23/01/15) To win - go here fast! http://www.wellingtonnz.com/discover/things-to-do/win-tickets-to-meet-the-tyrannosaurs-at-te-papa/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=post&utm_content=tyrannosaurs-competition&utm_campaign=social0115 It's a great little exhibition - Ike and I will be doing a post soon 🙂 A.J.

22 Reasons Living in Wellington will Ruin Your Life

Buzzfeed has 53 Reasons Living In New Zealand Will Ruin You For Life here... So in the same spirit, here are 10 reasons Wellington will ruin your life... Because whatever the weather, or the disaster...blue skies are always just around the corner. You can ride the cable car to work (or play) every day. You never …