"He aint heavy, he's my brother. Never liked my dad's taste in music growing up, so was always grateful when he played the Hollies... finally something good :-)"
on The Hollies
"I constantly show my two pre-schoolers mercy. For example when they have a tantrum lasting two hours because I gave them the wrong drink bottle, when they hurl their dinner at the cat, or when I spend an hour each night listening to them yelling "no bed no bed"."
"My dad thought he was a bit of a legend because he brewed his own. No one had the heart to tell him the truth (without knowing this for sure, I am confident cat urine would have been kinder on the palate). My first beer was joining in with our family friends sipping it politely saying how great it was, then tipping it in the potplant when he wasn't looking."
"Watching a wonderful violinist is all-encompassing. Makes me forget about a hard day with the kids, the dishes and the bills."
Bay of Plenty