Author Archives: browney

So it’s been 6 months and where am I – my PhD

I have just submitted my first milestone document in the PhD program at my University; a document that took many weeks (months actually) to prepare that I doubt will ever be be looked at! The document is a compliance step, … Continue reading

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“It’s a grand old flag” – Sturt SANFL Premiers 2016

As “It’s a Grand Old Flag” boomed across Adelaide Oval yesterday afternoon at the end of the 2016 SANFL Grand Final, emotions flowed from players, coaches and supporters alike. Sturt massive underdogs had beaten the overwhelming favourite Woodville-West Torrens Eagles … Continue reading

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The Diary of a Slow Traveller – A day at the beach (Venice Beach and Santa Monica)

We’d been to California only once before and that was with our children so it was very much Disney centric.  We had a great few days as Mickey’s guest but this time we had a chance to do a little … Continue reading

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Alice’s Restaurant

If you haven’t ever listened to or haven’t recently listened to Arlo Guthrie’s “Alice’s Restaurant, I suggest  make yourself a coffee, sit down and listen to it. I hadn’t listened top it for many years until it just appeared on … Continue reading

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The Diary of a Slow Traveler – who needs a travel guide when you have Kit & Ace

Before making our short trip (no slow travel this time) to California we had looked at the travel guides at our local bookstore and bought the Lonely Planet guide. It served us quite well as did our traditional “go to” … Continue reading

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