Okay, this blog is me having a whinge about a few things. So trigger warnings. If you don’t want to hear about pain, constant pain, painkillers, addiction, depression, debt and a few other cheery subjects then change the channel now. Over 28 years ago I started working in the paint industry. About 20 years ago […]Read More Having A Sook!
Yes pointless but a harmless bit of fun. I have been a bit proud of the success of my blog over the last two years. Now I know that it became successful due to THAT photo of Hayley’s beautiful Eyelash. I know this because the total visits of all time to my first 8 posts […]Read More Pointless Blog But I’d Love Your Help Please?
I think I might be repeating myself too much but here I go again. 18th June 2016; Hayley take to Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne. 19th June 2016; The scans found something. 20th-23rd June 2016; Fasting, tests, fasting, scans, more tests, more scans, maybe an x-ray. 23rd June 2016; We are told that Hayley has cancer. […]Read More Hayley’s Port Is Gone.
Weight and energy have been an issue for me for quite a while.On 15th May, 2016, I filmed Day 1 of a film called NOT YET where I play the character Max Harper who gets news that he is unwell. On 16th May, 2016 I weighed in at 96.4kg with a waist of 113cm. That […]Read More Thinner, More Energy & Not Yet.
I need to write. I don’t know how many out there actually read what I write but I am back at it again. I started writing again back in late February, then stopped. Came back a few days later which was March, edited what I had written already to fit March and then that is […]Read More How The Year Started.
Here is a brief summary of Hayley’s journey that started in 2016 at just 6 years old. I love the last bit of this post the most. Saturday 18th June 2016:- Hayley taken to doctor then Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne to get her eye checked. Sunday 19th June 2016:- They found something and wanted to […]Read More The Summary Of Hayley’s Journey
Ever feel like you’ve done the best thing you could have ever done for yourself and then feel like you’ve done the worst thing by your family? Lead by example. Look at me kids. Chase your dreams. Do what you are passionate about. Don’t be miserable stuck in a job that makes you miserable. Sure, […]Read More I Think I May Have Stuffed Up.
Although I am in the middle of panicking, I mean preparing for opening night of my show in 2 days, I thought it was important to take a moment to acknowledge something very important. Here is a copy and paste from the Children’s Cancer Foundation’s website. The Facts • 810 Australian children diagnosed with cancer […]Read More Children’s Cancer Awareness Month!
Less than a week before opening night. Am I nervous?? Let me put it this way, I’m writing this from the toilet to save any clean up. Okay, slight exaggeration. But I’d be lying if I said I wasn’t a bit uncomfortable. In 6 days at 6pm the show starts. The Comedy Gallery presents:- Andrew […]Read More Andrew Brown – The Most Boring Name In Entertainment.
Last month (July) marked 27 years since I was given my first full-time job after leaving school. Yep, on 30th July, 1990, I started working for Haymes Paint in Ballarat, Victoria. Since then I have seen many changes in the household paint industry and some things that still haven’t changed. Some brands leading the way […]Read More 27 Years Of Paint Part One.