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The bane of PhD students– the General Discussion

This year has been a bit of a bumper PhD submission year for me, five of my PhD students have come to the end of their time, and have submitted, or will soon be submitting their theses.   1,410 more words

Teaching Matters

Return of the swede

The swede has returned. These months have been sweet. Raspberries, strawberries, cherries, watermelons (I may return to the juicy topic of watermelons), melons (still juicy), then plums (not so juicy), apples (not really), blackberries (autumn alert). 450 more words


The Pheasant Philosophises Part 1

I spent last Saturday on a bit of a foodie mission. I tried to prove that my theory about city folk having better access to organic and artisanal producers than we country folk (who make and farm said produce), was wrong. 470 more words

Capsule Collection in Fashion

From Capsule Wardrobe to Capsule Collection

What is a Capsule Collection? According to Wikipedia, Capsule wardrobe is a term coined by Susie Faux, the owner of a London boutique called “Wardrobe” in the 1970s. 905 more words

The Industry

Major Gold-Stock Breakouts

By Adam Hamilton – Re-Blogged From http://www.Gold-Eagle.com

The gold stocks are off to the races again, with big gains mounting. They just staged major breakouts, shattering a vexing consolidation that had trapped them for an entire year. 2,313 more words

GDP & Employment

Review: Homestead.

Looking for a quaint neighborhood restaurant? Homestead is the way to go! 564 more words


Review: Mission Pie.

What’s more American than a classic dessert such as pie?! 341 more words