Category Archives: Archive

You can find here the archived blog posts from my previous Posterous blog, A Postcard from Kidderminster.

Inspiring a a generation through #twitterolympics

A year ago I wrote a blog post about digital immigrants and digital natives, (Being a Digital Immigrant in a Digital Native World) and I thought it was a good opportunity to reflect on my thoughts following the success of the … Continue reading

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A Postcard from Space

  It’s been quite a week of highs and lows for space watchers. Monday saw NASA landing Mars rover Curiosity on the surface of Mars and the information it sends back will be invaluable. Three days into its mission it … Continue reading

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Attending an Unconference – Localgovcamp 2012

Localgovcamp : Maple House Birmingham 14.7.12   Today was my first experience of a local government unconference when I attended#localgovcamp. If like me you didn’t know such things existed, then let me enlighten you! Unlike traditional conferences, there is no … Continue reading

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Joining a Flashmob

On our recent cruise aboard the P & O ship Azura, I was delighted to find one of the activities we could take part in was an onboard ship’s choir, the Azura Singers. We met to practice a selection of … Continue reading

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Being a digital immigrant in a digital native world – the next chapter

A while ago I posted a blog about digital natives and digital immigrants and I have just come across this article by Gail Robinson in the TES which expands on this and I thought it was worth sharing with you. A leading digital marketing agency claims … Continue reading

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Countdown to our holiday …..

This month my husband and I celebrate our silver wedding anniversary, 25yrs on the 25th!! and to celebrate we are going on our first ever cruise. We are sailing on the Azura, one of P and O’s larger cruise ships, and … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Dan!

We had a great meal out for Dans birthday, hope you like the pictures!

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Milestones

Tomorrow is my youngest sons birthday, and this got me thinking about the milestone events in our life. In April my husband and I celebrate our silver wedding anniversary, and next year sees us celebrate our sons’ 18th, 21st birthdays … Continue reading

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Once a techno geek …..

  I am definately the techno geek in my family. Over Christmas the number of electronic devices in our household increased by one more, my new tablet device. I had been mulling over buying a tablet for quite a while, … Continue reading

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Fancy packaging isn’t everything … Training is like a box of chocolates (part 2)

Last time we looked at the idea that training is like a box of chocolates and looked at learning styles. Before we get too excited by all that chocolate I think we should spend some time looking at the packaging. … Continue reading

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