Post-Lockdown Anxiety

It’s only when you change jobs that you realise how comfortable you were in your old position. It’s only when you move homes that you realise how comfortable you were at your old house. It’s only when you are allowed to go outside 5km from your home that you realise how comfortable you became living…

SPORT WITH SIM: EPISODE 7!

The latest episode of Sport with Sim is OUT NOW on YOUTUBE! The episode includes the UFC, Boxing, La Liga, Women's Cricket, and… Special guest James Peatling! James was drafted in the 2021 mid-season AFL draft by the GWS Giants and made his senior debut in Round 20 against Port Adelaide! Please click the link…

GLADYS BEREJIKLIAN OUT!

If we’ve learnt anything in the last two years, it’s that you can’t ever predict the future. Just when we thought we were out of the pandemic, another wave came. Just when we started to enjoy pre-COVID freedoms, they were taken away again. And, just when Australia was starting to experience a successful period of…

An Update!

Hi everyone! Hope you are all doing well 🙂 I just thought I'd jump on here quickly to provide an update on this blog! As many of you may be aware, the area where I live has now been under lockdown for almost 3 months. We have 1 more month to go before restrictions will…

SPORT WITH SIM: EPISODE 5!

The latest episode of Sport with Sim is OUT NOW on YOUTUBE! The episode includes the NFL, NRL, Premier League, the F1, and… Special guest Alex Beck! Alex recently competed for Australia at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics in the 400m! He is also the current 400m and 200m National Champion! Please click the link below…

SPORT WITH SIM: EPISODE 4!

The latest episode of Sport with Sim is OUT NOW on YOUTUBE! The episode includes the UFC, Rugby Union, Paralympics, the US Open, and... Special guest Nathan Merlino! Nathan is an Undefeated Amateur Boxer and Boxing Coach at Get Smart Boxing! Please click the link below to check out the episode (you can find all…

FREEZE

Our lives are frozen. Although we’ve been in lockdown now for over 2 months, things have still been changing. Lockdown restrictions have constantly been changing (albeit in the harsher direction) each week as NSW aimed to get control of the COVID-19 outbreak. Although this news was disappointing and frustrating, things were still changing. Now, everything…

Sport with Sim: Episode 2!

Episode 2 of Sport with Sim is now live on Youtube! I started a brand new channel last week which aims to explore and discuss the incredible world of sport. This new episode includes reviews and predictions of tennis, football, AFL and athletics. Also, I interview my good friend Aaron Wartmann on the topic of…

My Experience of Online Learning 2

Well, I didn’t ever expect I’d have to write a part 2 to this article. However, another outbreak and lockdown has led to students across Australia enduring another period of online learning. Here is my experience of education from home. The first article I posted on online learning was in September 2020. I reflected on…

Why I Started Sport with Sim

I love sport. I always have. My earliest sporting memories include the 2008 Beijing Olympics, the 2010 FIFA World Cup Final, and the 2011 Ashes series between Australia and England. These were iconic moments that started my sporting journey, which has only grown over time. Growing up in Australia, I started primarily watching Cricket, NRL,…

A Courageous Politician?

In our current world, it’s not every day that you see a politician employ courage to break party ranks and speak about an important issue. Yet, this week it happened, and I couldn’t be happier about it. NSW Energy and Environment Minister Matt Kean represents Hornsby for the Liberal Party in the New South Wales…