I finally found out the solution from AgileBits: After updating to the new iCloud CloudKit engine in OS X Yosemite and iOS 8, you may see two 1Password sync files in your iCloud storage. One is from the old engine and the other from t he new engine. As it is difficult to tell the two apart, the easiest method is to reset sync for 1Password entirely. Since both the Mac and iOS device have local copies of the data, we can remove and regenerate iCloud data easily. We’ll do most of the work on the Mac. Disable iCloud sync on all devices. iOS: In 1Password, tap Settings > Sync > Sync Service > Disable iCloud. Mac: Open 1Password and click 1Password > Preferences > Sync > Change Syncing > Disable Sync. Remove the newer iCloud data. Click Help > Troubleshooting > Erase iCloud data. Remove older iCloud data. Open System Preferences and click iCloud. Click Manage. Click the remaining 1Password entry, then click Delete All. Restart all devic
1. Reshape a stretched jumper Soak stretched jumper in a tub of tepid water with a squirt of hair conditioner, it can be moulded back into shape. Just make sure you lay it flat to dry. 2. Speed drying trick Need a school uniform or other garment dried in a hurry? Throw a dry towel in with the wet item of clothing in the dryer and it will be ready to wear quick-sticks. 3. No more odd socks Give each child a mesh washing bag to hang in their room for dirty socks. Once a week, collect all the bags, toss them in the wash and the pairs will stay together. Have a separate washing basket for socks and undies so you always wash them together. 4. Chewing gum be gone Instead of trying to scratch the sticky stuff from your kids’ clothes, place the gummed garment in the freezer. When the gum is frozen it can be broken apart and easily removed.
Where Are We Going, Dad? ( Chinese : 爸爸去哪儿) is a Chinese reality TV show broadcast on Hunan Television . For the last trip of Season 2, they have come to New Zealand. Here is where they lived during the trip, Tamatea Street, Rotoiti Forest. * House price on Tamatea Street is around NZD $300k. Lake-facing house with that price, you won't find that sort of bargain in Australia.
How fast are internet speeds? And why aren’t my speeds consistent when using different websites or internet services - and at different times of the day? Well, this is like asking how fast you'll go if you had a Ferrari. Fast, right? But in reality it will depend on the speed limit of the road you’re travelling on and traffic conditions. Like roads, our networks have different speed limits - some being much faster than others - and all are dictated by factors meaning you may experience slower speeds than the maximum, most of the time. NETWORK "SPEED LIMITS" Technology Speed Limit What stops you experiencing these speeds? Download Upload Specific to a technology All technologies ADSL (ULL) 20 Mbps 820 Kbps* With ADSL there is no simple answer for speed. It starts at 20 Mbps download but gets much slower the further you live from an exchange
Weather-seal doors and windows to prevent heat loss in winter Insulate ceiling/floor (if raised) to retain winter warmth and repel summer heat Shade west-facing windows with blinds or plantings Change to energy-efficient lighting Install energy-efficient devices, such as a ceiling fan to circulate air and exhaust fan with damper to prevent winter-warmth loss Install solar-boosted hot water service or (if the budget allows) a solar photovoltaic system Replace openings with double glazing or, more economically, hang heavy drapes to keep heat in Install water-saving devices or at least fix leaky taps Install a rainwater tank Plant a low-water or drought-tolerant garden (Source: Domain, The Age - 1 August 2014)
Recently, I set up a media player by installing XBMC on the new ASUS ChromeBox. Less than $200 dollars, I now have the best media player. go to Setting/Appearance under Skin, choose the Skin type and the Font according to the following: Aeon Nox / Korean Confluence / Arial Based Hybird / Arial Based PM3.HD / Arial Quartz / Arial Transparency / Arial Xeebo / Arial XTV-SAF / XBMC Default under International, choose the language
ArtPlay is housed in a distinct, free-standing building in the heart of the city, next to the Yarra River. Its public location ensures Melburnians have every opportunity to discover ArtPlay. The openness and scale of the building make people feel they can create on a large scale. The blank tables, open spaces and welcoming, natural light give the impression that anything is possible. ArtPlay’s surrounding playground opened in late 2004. It features decorated walkways, slides, sand areas and a wheelchair swing. Regular workshops at ArtPlay enable children to decorate the playground.
107 Victoria Harbour Promenade Docklands Vic 3008 The Library at The Dock is a community hub enabling people to come together to create, explore, connect, belong, learn and participate. This library offers a collection to suit the needs of the local community, workers and visitors to Docklands. Opening hours Library at The Dock has long opening hours so you can browse, borrow or relax with one of our many events. Come in and check us out! Monday to Friday 8am to 7pm Saturday 10am to 5pm Sunday 12pm to 5pm
Top tips to reduce your energy bills: Use only one energy efficient fridge. Get rid off other fridges. Use LED instead of halogen lights and turn them off if not used. Install insulation (rooft, windows, door, etc) Switch to solar energy. I have not pay a cent for my electricity bill since it's installed. Put another layer of clothes on.
Inspecting a property, what are the things to look out for? 1. Check for dampness Finding neglect damp spots around the home, so if you see mould accompanied by a musty smell it is time to call in the experts for a qualified judgment of damage and cause. It can cause around $5,000 on average to resolve damp issues around the home, but serious cases could draw $50,000 from your pocket. 2. Check the water pressure Don’t be embarrassed to use taps (hot and cold), toilets and hoses to make sure the water pressure is running smoothly. If you flush the toilet and the water line wells up, this is usually a sign that the sewer lines are partially blocked and may need repairing. The average lifespan of a hot water system is around 10 years. Ask how old the system is in the particular home and budget for spending around $6,000 on average to fix faulty or illegal plumbing. If you suspect damaged water systems call in the professionals to assess the damage before proceeding
The reason behind it is Medicare levy has grown from 1.5 per cent to 2 per cent. So how much extra will you miss a year? $30,000 — $150 $40,000 — $200 $50,000 — $250 $60,000 — $300 $70,000 — $350 $80,000 — $400 $90,000 — $450 $100,000 — $500 Mystery's solved. Not a happy outcome though.
From Sunday 27 July , a statewide public transport timetable change will deliver almost 4000 extra train, tram and bus services every week. What does this mean for you? Metropolitan trains A new timetable on the Cranbourne/Pakenham lines will boost the frequency of train services. The Frankston line will have more services in the morning peak. More information on metropolitan train timetable changes
Secure-a-Spot is an online booking service that provides us with a stress-free way of securing a parking spot in the Melbourne CBD whilst saving you money on the normal parking rate. It’s the perfect way to complement a romantic dinner, night at the theatre or a day’s outing with the kids. This is especially the perfect deal for the weekend. Don't know what government is thinking, with the $6 fare for public transportation during weekend. Averagely family will fork out $12 (2 x adults) at least for a trip to CBD. Now, with Secure-a-Spot, it could be as low as $5 to park the whole day.
Promotion Code: ENTBK A promotion for Entertainment Book Members, but Crown does not seem to check for it. Valid for one $100 Gift Card only. Available till July 9, 2014 and is subject to availability. You will need to make multiple orders if you want more than $100. Using it at places with the Entertainment Card offer, the effective discount rate becomes 40% OFF. (25% + 20%). For example, No 8, Bistro Guillaume, Silks, etc.
This convent is a hidden gem, a hive of activity and greenery, next to Collingwood Children's Farm. 11 historical buildings and gorgeous gardens is open every day from 7:30am to 10:00pm. BYO picnic. There is also a Slow Food Farmers' Market on forth Saturday every month. For visiting information see here .
I have always wanted to plant sunflower. Today, I did a bit of research on the net and plant a few pots. Hope I will have sunflower in 4 months. What is sunflower? The sunflower (Helianthus annuus) is an annual plant in the family Asteraceae and native to the Americas, with a large flowering head. The stem can grow as high as 3 metres, and the flower head can reach 30 cm in diameter with the "large" seeds. How to grow?
Ever wanting to expand your habit into money-making dream. Some most-wanted images are from these categories: Health and medical field - pictures of nurses, doctors, surgeons, medical equipments Business related photos - people conducting business, business environment, equipment, style, design, symbols, attributes ect. People in activities - Pictures of people doing something like dancing, working, playing sports, laughing, eating, driving, building, are very popular. Controversial issues - general politics, women, gender, sexuality, crime, religion, education, family, war, race, environment, poverty, wealth. Religious faith - symbols, activities, locations, actions, traditions, and food. Technology photos - lasers, fiber optics, equipment, digital chips, clean rooms,
This is one of the most creative competition ever! From Canon: Canon Photo5 is a chance to show off your imagination and camera skills. Every years' competitions inspired some truly outstanding shots. Here is how it works: 1. Register for your Photo5 box. 2. You will receive your Photo5 box in the mail within 7 working days. 3. The box contains 5 secret objects. 4. Your challenge is to shoot each object in the most creative way that you can. 5. Upload your finished pictures for judging and your chance to win a share in Canon prizes. You don't have to shoot all five but remember the more you do the better your chance of winning. Only one shot per object can be entered. Please note Photo5 is open to both professional and amateur photographers so make sure you enter the correct category. Photo5 is only open to Australian residents and entry is limited. Take your photography to the next level with EOS. Please go here to register your interest.
Got this email today from one of my friends today. You know the meaning of the word 'girt'. You believe that stubbies can be either drunk or worn. You think it's normal to have a leader called Kevin. You waddle when you walk due to the 53 expired petrol discount vouchers stuffed in your wallet or purse. You've made a bong out of your garden hose rather than use it for something illegal such as watering the garden. You believe it is appropriate to put a rubber in your son's pencil case when he first attends school. When you hear that an American 'roots for his team' you wonder how often and with whom. You understand that the phrase 'a group of women wearing black thongs' refers to footwear and may be less alluring than it sounds. You pronounce Melbourne as 'Mel-bin'. You pronounce Penrith as 'Pen-riff'.
There are many factors that can define the middle class of a society, such as money, education, professional or employment status, home ownership, or culture. By all means, MONEY is the primary factor! How much you earn, how much you have in the bank or under your bed determine your social class. It's sad, but it's true. We all try to deny this reality. Good news. Various statistics support the notion that the middle class is shrinking. Portions of both Upper class and lower class are growing; the middle class is shrinking. The bell shape is going to be upside down. Now, the question is whether you will climb up to upper class or fall down to the lower class.
Down under, living in Melbourne, Australia, we have one of the best transportation system. I took trains daily between my home and office. It takes me 30 minutes only; comparing to driving, it may be up to an hour. Metro is now the company maintaining the system. Is it worth to have a private company handling our public system? Now, we spent up to 3 (?) billion for Myki (contracted for 10 years). Won't it be cheaper to make the public system for free? Let's do some calculation: Fare evasion is 13%; Metro says they lose 50 millions out on that. It means around 400 millions per year. From VAGO, profit is around 30% of revenue. It comes to 270 millions cost per year.
I used so many brands of baby wipes. One of the best baby wipes with great price is the Kirkland Signature Baby Wipes offered by Costco. Unscented Tencel - Ultra Soft Cloth With Vitamin E Alcohol Free 900 Wipes 9 packs if a box Price: $26.99 I found a review site in Canada.
Bellamy's lovers. Cannot find formula for your baby at Coles or Woolworths? Low stock or out of stock all the time. Search for no more. Stocks of Bellamy's Organic Formula at Costco. Here is the competitive prices Costco offers: Step 1 - Infant Formula 900g --- $20.89 Step 2 - Follow On 900g -------- $20.89 Step 3 - Toddler 900g ---------- $16.89 * Prices are as of 2014-06-01.
The following are some locations that traffic camera installed around Whitehorse Area in Melbourne. Anyway, the best way to avoid the ticket is to obey the rule. The second best way is to invest in a good GPS with camera locations. Good Luck! Blackburn Intersection of Whitehorse Road and Surrey Road. Whitehorse Road, between Downing Stand and Sergeant Street. Whitehorse Road, between Service Road and Elmhurst Road. Surrey Road, between Springfield Road and Maroondah Highway. Blackburn Road, between Windermere Court and Eustace Street. Blackburn North Intersection of Middleborough Road and Eastern Freeway. Springfield Road, between Springvale Road and Surrey Road. Springfield road, between Surrey Road and Middleborough Road. Surrey Road, between Koonung Creek and Springfield Road Blackburn South
For a limited time, when you purchase a selected Sony TV you'll score a BONUS Sony PlayStation ® 4*. Plus if you also buy a selected Sony Home Theatre or Sound Bar with your TV, you'll score the FIFA14 Game as well*. You'll need to be quick, offer available to first 9,000 eligible customers between 15th May – 29th June 2014. Eligible Sony TV models include: KDL65W850A , KDL70W850B , KDL60W850B , KDL55W800B , KDL55W950B , KD65X9004A , KD55X9004A , KD65X8504A , KD55X8504A , KD65X9000B , KD55X9000B
With Scratch, you can program your own interactive stories, games, and animations — and share your creations with others in the online community. Scratch helps young people learn to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively — essential skills for life in the 21st century. Scratch is a project of the Lifelong Kindergarten Group at the MIT Media Lab. It is provided free of charge. Watch this TED to learn more about it.
I came across this calendar showing regional fairs in Victoria. Good to plan a day trip during weekend to enjoy rural scenery. Coming Soon... 28th East Gippsland Field Days Dates Are : Friday 9th & Saturday 10th May 2014 Bairnsdale Aerodrome
Street-Directory.com.au provides the ranking results based on NAPLAN test scores, ATAR Results(e.g. VCE, HSC, etc) if available, combined with criteria including school environment, teacher/student ratio, funding, etc. Primary School Ranking Melbourne Victoria Secondary School Ranking Melbourne Victoria * NAPLAN Test results are categorised into 4 areas of Reading, Writing, Language Conventions, and Numeracy. Each category is rated from 1-100 and is then averaged out into an overall score, as highlighted in the right hand section. Australian average score is 50 in both the individual categories and overall score. With this information you can determine exactly where each particular school sits Australia wide. Independent results are broken down and displayed on the screen by clicking on the school name. * NAPLAN Test covers up to year 9. The results are categorised into 4 areas of Reading, Writing, Language Conventions, and Numeracy. Each category is rated from 1-100 and is t
PBS KIDS One of the populate kid web site in US. PBS KIDS leverages the full spectrum of media and technology to build knowledge, critical thinking, imagination and curiosity. BBC - CBeebies A lot of FLASH apps. Including games, songs, storytelling, colouring, video, etc. Nick Jr. From Nickelodeon. Lots of games, videos, etc. Dora is here! Elementary Library Lots of interactive Flash stories for elementary school kids.
Here are some sites with music that we can use to create youtube video without getting copyright claim: Incompetech - Royalty Free Music SoundCloud - Creative Commons - Dubstep / Breakbeat / Drum and Bass SmartSound - Free Music for Non-Commercial YouTube Videos
Lighting The average household spends upto 9% of their annual energy bills on lighting. See below for some tips on energy efficient lighting. Make the most out of natural light Use energy efficient lights: CFLs use 80% less energy and last around 10 times longer. Each CFL can save up to $20 per year and standard halogen globes use 30% less energy and last twice as long. Each globe can save up to $7 per year Select the right light for the space Turn off lights: 26% of people leave lights on all evening in unoccupied rooms Standby power and lifestyle appliances Standby power and lifestyle appliances make up to 10% of household energy use, or over $100 per year on energy bills. See below for some tips on reducing your energy use.
Parliament House is open to the public throughout the year. Location Parliament House Spring Street East Melbourne Victoria 3002 Phone: (+61 3) 9651 8911 Fax: (+61 3) 9654 5284 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org See Parliament in action When Parliament is sitting, visitors are welcome to come in and see Parliament in action. The Legislative Council and the Legislative Assembly (the Houses) both have public galleries, which are open whenever the House is sitting. Check the Calendar for the dates when Parliament is sitting. To see what happens on a sitting day see the sitting day schedule for the Legislative Council and the Legislative Assembly . Public tours Public tours of Parliament are conducted on days when Parliament is not sitting. There is no need to book for groups of less than 6 people. Public tours take place at 9.30 am, 10.30 am, 11.30 am, 1.30 pm, 2.30 pm and 3.45 pm Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays) from the Vestibule. More information a
The Feijoa, also known as Pineapple Guava or Guavasteen , is an evergreen small tree . It can grow in Melbourne. I know it because I got three of them in my yard. The fruit matures in autumn and is green, and about the size and shape of an egg . It has a sweet, aromatic flavour. The flesh is juicy and have a distinctive smell. The fruit is usually eaten by cutting it in half, then scooping out the pulp with a spoon. Extracted from wikipedia .
Here is the compiled list of web sites that can assist us investing in properties. Looking For Properties realestate.com.au domain.com.au REFinder (can see the number of days on the market) Comparing Suburbs onthehouse.com.au Explore Australian Suburbs (realestate.com.au) ABS - Community Profiles Property Search (InvestSMART) Suburb Profile (Including sold/rent price history) Home Price Guide (Domain.com.au) OZ House Price (Sales History) School Zone/Location My School VIC - Better Education (VCE Results)
I planned to go to Docklands last weekend and found out this site, Parkopedia. Now we can plan where to park before we go. Look for cheapest car parks, this is the place to plan ahead. Melbourne Parking - Car Parks, Street Parking, Private Garages - Parkopedia
Neerim Experience a different way of life in one of the most picturesque towns in the Gippsland region. On the doorstep to the Baw Baw National Park, this tourist town is the perfect stopover for holiday makers on their way to the ski fields or for travellers in search of galleries and boutique B&Bs amidst breathtaking scenery. 3 private gardens will be opened to public on the weekend of 26th and 27th April, 2014. It is time to take our family to enjoy a country scenery with gardens. Janalli , an exceptionally well-designed garden landscaped and planted on a grand scale. A 60-metre rose arbour leads to terraces of massed roses and perennials, and a parkland of exotic species borders landscaped lakes. Glorious autumn foliage. Large formal Japanese garden; Australian plant area; potager, citrus grove, small vineyard and nut walk. Entry to the garden is $8 per adult, children are free. Janalli will be open between 10am - 4:30 pm. Dogs are allowed on leash (Janalli garden only)
Learn how to clean like a champion with this list of the best-ever household cleaning hints and tips. From cleaning up broken glass to deterring pests or tackling stains on clothes and furniture, we have 40 simple, natural solutions that work. 1. Eucalyptus oil removes the gummy residue left by shop stickers. 2. Buffing a marble tabletop with car polish leaves a thin, invisible film that helps reduce the risk of stains. 3. To remove furniture indentations from pure wool carpet place a tea towel over the area and then press with a warm iron. The heat will lift the fibres. Do not attempt this with synthetic or a wool/synthetic mix carpet. 4. Light a match and let it burn a few seconds to remove toilet smells. 5. To stop bathroom mirrors steaming up, regularly rub a dry bar of soap over the surface and rub in with a clean cloth.
Yarra Valley Chocolaterie An hour from Melbourne FREE ENTRY - OPEN EVERY DAY 9am-5pm (except Christmas Day) It would be one of the most delicious destination this Easter! Come and see the amazing display of over 25 000 handcrafted Easter chocolates – from tiny to large decorative eggs, fun freckled eggs, filled and flavoured eggs, whimsical chocolate bunnies, chicks, hens and even frogs using the finest couverture, nearly one metre tall bunnies, decadent truffles and more! Easter creations are in the showroom now – better hop to it so you don’t miss out on the delightful range to share with your family and friends. Plus there are a weekend of free family fun activities. From Good Friday to Easter Monday, be greeted by the Chocolaterie’s Easter Bunnies, enjoy loads of free chocolate tastings, delight in the giant chocolate sculptures and the kids can find a special treat with free Easter egg hunts each day.
1. Khan Academy Have you ever wanted to pick up a subject you’re not well-versed in, but you didn’t have the money to invest in a college course? Khan Academy aims to provide education at the collegiate level for anyone who wants it. They provide resources for learning pretty much every subject out there, including math, science, history and more. As you learn, the platform will even assess your progress and help you gauge what you’ve learned. 2. Duolingo This isn’t the first time I’ve recommended this language-teaching website (and app), and it certainly won’t be the last. Duolingo is a free version of Rosetta-Stone that delivers the same results: teaching you another language. Regular use of the site can have you speaking and writing Spanish, English, German, French, Portuguese and Italian in a matter of months depending on the
The RAAF Museum is a 25-minute drive south-west from Melbourne along the Princes Freeway. Take the Point Cook Road exit and follow the tourist signs to the museum. The RAAF Museum is approximately 400 metres beyond the entrance to the RAAF Base. Admission Admission to the RAAF Museum is FREE, however, donations are gratefully accepted. Note that photo identification is required for all visitors over the age of 16 to gain entry to the Base. Tours The Museum provides guided tours for groups (clubs, schools, etc.) - Tuesday to Friday only. These give the visitor a unique insight into Australian aviation history, the Air Force and RAAF Base Point Cook. Guided tours are conducted by RAAF Museum trained volunteer host officers.
Things you may not need... 1. Alphabet / Number Playmat This sounds a good idea at first. It does protect baby from bumping the hardwood floor. The reason I don't like about it is that it is difficult to clean. Anything can fell easily between the gaps. I would suggest you look into playmat that is one single piece. 2. Baby Rucksack What's the reason you need this again? To look good? 3. Changing Bag You could find bags cheaply. Go ahead. There is no need to get expensive bag. The bag does not last long anyway. Use a normal shoulder bag that is lighter and cheaper. If you need insulated pockets for baby food, you can always buy a separate bottle or food carrier. 4. Playpen I almost bought one. I researched it online / offline and found out playpen is expensive. A few pieces of plastic cost $100+. Why? To get more money from parents. Putting baby in a cage is not humane. It does not last long before baby finds a way to overcome it, too. Travel