Category Archives: FDIC

Catching up with Bradley …

After a week in the same spot, packing up took a little bit of work and of course it was still raining as we tried to load the car. We had a great stay in our AirBnB apartment in Garfield … Continue reading

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Chicago Fire is very popular here …

Overnight was another wild night with thunderstorms, lightning, flooding and winds as well. There was apparently tornadoes elsewhere in the State. And for a second day in a row the I65/I70 crossover was closed due to a truck incident. This … Continue reading

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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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