Category Archives: USA 2017

It’s an Aussie Reunion …

It is now Day 4 of FDIC and again the day started with a couple of keynote speakers, both of which had a medical focus but were still interesting. The first was Dr Denise Smith, a cardiac researcher who has … Continue reading

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Another Big Day at FDIC …

It is Day 3 for me at FDIC and we are finally getting to the Opening Ceremony. After 2 days of workshops, it is almost an anticlimax to have the Ceremony now. There is plenty of pomp and ceremony with … Continue reading

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Not much ANZAC over here …

With our Facebook feeds having gone berserk with all the Anzac Day references yesterday, you would be excused in the knowledge that there is any other countries in the world. Certainly there was no mention of Anzac in the US, … Continue reading

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It’s FDIC Time …

No problems this morning with that jet lag just working so well and waking well before the alarm. I wonder if I will need an alarm at all this week. Today is the first day for the pre-conference classes for … Continue reading

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We farewell the Ohio Foodfest …

We all knew it would end but it seemed that it had only begun and it was over. The 2017 Ohio Foodfest has ended and we must farewell our friends Billy and Teri but not forgetting the latest addiction to … Continue reading

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The Ohio Foodfest continues …

An easy day today compared to yesterday but the foodfest was still in full swing. This morning started with brunch at Sleepy Bee Cafe which proved to be very popular with a 45 minute wait to get in. It was … Continue reading

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It’s Ohio Foodfest time …

Well we survived the night without the need to head to the basement because of tornadoes. Lucky as today was a busy day with a lot of visiting and a lot of eating. Jenny and Teri headed off early for … Continue reading

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Where’s the bloody road …

After 10 hours of sleep, we were ready to tackle the 450 km journey from Tinley Park Illinois (just out of Chicago) to Mason Ohio (just out of Cincinnati). We enjoyed a leisurely breakfast at the Sleep Inn before hitting … Continue reading

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We’ve got a full tank of gas, it’s dark out, and we’re wearing sunglasses …

The morning started out relaxing having woken up earlier than I needed so there was time to have a relaxing coffee while waiting for Jenny to get ready as all the bags were packed last night. It didn’t stay relaxing … Continue reading

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