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Another befuddled post about "The Third Year"

Yes, it is that time of the year again. Sherry shared her thoughts on this last year and now someone else is trying to grasp the unpalatable fact that they are now in their third year of PhD. 457 more words

You & Your PhD

Project Launch!

After almost two years of planning, I am utterly excited to introduce you all to the Edible Gardens project!

Many people across Australia grow some of their own food. 673 more words

#science Communication

PhD + Dad = Adjusted life + Roller Coaster

I read an article on Science about an effective daily routine: getting up early and get the most important work done before any distractions kick in. 361 more words

PhD Life

Things I wish I'd known before starting a PhD

I have been in full time education for 22 years. That’s 22 ‘first days at school’. As we start the new school year, I thought I’d take some time to think about what I wish I’d known when I first started my PhD. 584 more words


Having goals

I have not written on this blog for quite some time now. That’s a shame because one of my goals was to make writing on this blog one of my habits – something that just comes naturally. 267 more words


I handed in my thesis!

Finally, after months and months of writing, waiting, proof-reading, editing, analysing and re-analysing and editing, on Friday my supervisor gave me the go ahead to print, bind and submit my thesis. 623 more words


Beginning my journey to nowhere

I have been gifted with a rare opportunity.

The next step in my life is what I’m calling my ‘Journey to nowhere’. (#JourneyToNowhere on Twitter… 682 more words