• Bogy and Delly — An Aussie will win an NBA title, again!

    Bogy and Delly — An Aussie will win an NBA title, again!

    The NBA Finals are set.  I don’t know who will win, but I do know that for the 2nd straight year, and Australian will be hoisting the championship trophy.  Last year there were 2 — Patty Mills and Aaron Baynes of the San Antonio ...

  • Say what?  Odd Aussie pronunciations

    Say what? Odd Aussie pronunciations

    Recently I was driving my kids to school when I heard an advertisement (hey, come to think of it, that is another one!) on the radio that made me cringe.  It also made me think of all the words I hear Aussies say that sound so strange to me. ...

  • The NBA Finals are set.  I don’t know who will win, but I do know that for the 2nd straight year, and Australian will be hoisting the championship trophy.  Last year there were 2 — Patty Mills and Aaron Baynes of the San Antonio Spurs.  This year it will be either Andrew Bogut of the...

  • Recently I was driving my kids to school when I heard an advertisement (hey, come to think of it, that is another one!) on the radio that made me cringe.  It also made me think of all the words I hear Aussies say that sound so strange to me.  And I have no doubt that...

  •   If you’ve been following my posts, you know its been a while since I’ve added anything.  That is, in part, due to a trip we took back over to the USA.  Every time I go, I am struck by the effect living overseas has had on me and what it is like to return...

  •   Things have really changed. When I first moved to Australia, I decided to watch cricket on TV – everyone else did. And isn’t it the Australian (and other country’s as well) version of baseball? I like baseball, so I figured I should check it out. My first reaction was, wow, now I know how...

  •   While Super Bowl Sunday is still the greatest single day on the American sports calendar, the greatest month is March.  And thankfully it is all over Down Under.  The number of Aussies playing college ball in the USA is really growing, and the game is growing here as well.  As the father of 2...