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Screentime

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A self-professed marketing and technology junkie, there’s few things I love more than the interweb. However, one of the hardest things about becoming a parent has been finding the time to indulge my various interests and habits.

Luckily my good friend Michelle Prak (@Prakky) had an awesome suggestion on her blog that we’ve since incorporated into our weekend routine.

Allocate one hour of uninterrupted ‘screentime’ where mum takes the kid and it’s just me and the iMac.

I can choose to do whatever I want with that time whether it’s blogging, researching, tweeting or just surfing. If I don’t get what I wanted to done because I was too busy screwing around, that’s my own fault, but generally it means that I’m more efficient with my time online.

For any parents struggling to find the time to blog or do anything else online, I highly encourage you to give it a go!

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We interrupt this transmission

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Over the next week or so, my rantings and ravings on this blog will be more erratic than usual. That’s because we’ve bitten the bullet and bought our first home. So instead of offering my usual witty commentary and insight, I’ll be boxing up my life and moving a few suburbs.

One thing I’ve learned is that nothing lasts forever, and with our growing family we figured it was about time we ditched the nomad-like existence and cash-in on KRudd’s generosity while the offer was there.

P.S. It should also come as no surprise that the first thing I did once we knew the date we were moving was relocate the Internet and Foxtel.

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