December, awesome foods, glimpse of Beechworth, and one more day of work!

I have a million photos from Beechworth and had an excellent time on the weekend – it’s great to get away just the two of us before xmas madness begins. My body wasn’t too happy by Sunday night with the nibbles of cakes, tastings of wine, snippets of cheese and the like that I subjected […]

Amanda Palmer at the National Gallery Feb 1 – you in?

Amanda Palmer just announced some “sideshows” for the launch of her Aussie themed album, including at the National Gallery of Australia on Feb 1st! Tickets are on sale on 20th Dec – looks like through Ticketek. There are other shows around Australia too if you don’t wanna visit the Awesomeness that is Canberra :p

The King’s Speech

Lionel Logue was one of Australia’s earliest and more famous speech therapists (speech pathologist these days, at least in Australia), noted for his work with King George’s stutter. Techniques for therapy vary greatly these days, from more behavioural approaches, such as the Lidcombe Program for young children, to strategies, or altered speech patterns for adults. […]