Dave co-hosts the sand.fm podcast with his wife Sam, and also hosts oldretro.tech, a podcast about technology from the past.
Dave has two active boys. He is an indoor enthusiast, enjoying spending many hours in the wild indoors basking in the cool glow of a laptop screen.
He tends to find the most difficult way to achieve anything, and after managing to do things the hard way is often surprised when things don't work.
12 September 2018 | 6 mins 48 secs
beards, cars, driving, roadrules, roundabouts
Sam eats some free poison chocolate, thinks beards look sexy, but doesn't like kissing bearded men. They both have a discussion about using roundabouts and how to use the indicators when exiting. There's also a bonus bicker round about crashing cars.
5 September 2018 | 5 mins 58 secs
fortnight, games, music
Sam is out doing shopping, so Dave chats to Josh and Simon about Fortnite
29 August 2018 | 14 mins 12 secs
Australia has another Prime Minister, that's 6 in 10 years. Sam and Dave talk about the latest spill and leadership change for Australia
15 August 2018 | 22 mins 41 secs
The family visits Sams grandma and takes her out to lunch; we talk about our day with her, and reminisce about her life
1 August 2018 | 8 mins 38 secs
marriage, signature, surname
Sam talks about changing her surname after she was married and the difficulties with remembering her new signature, and being tempted to use her old name at her school reunion.
25 July 2018 | 18 mins 28 secs
apple watch, applepay, iphone
Prompted by a half remembered article about Australia becoming a cashless society, they talk about using ApplePay, the iPhone and Apple Watch. Sam talks about how people are still impressed when she uses her Apple Watch to pay for things and they both get distracted by doing real-time tech support for Sam and her iPhone.
6 June 2018 | 18 mins 22 secs
After a unplanned break, Sam and Dave are back talking about their wireless network.
16 May 2018 | 15 mins 13 secs
coffee, food, tea
Sam and Dave talk about Coffee and Tea, and associated activities.
9 May 2018 | 19 mins 2 secs
buying houses, open homes, real estate
Sam and Dave give their tips for visiting open homes and things to do when looking to buy a house.
2 May 2018 | 8 mins 41 secs
Recorded while we wait for our eldest at soccer practice, we talk about kids sports and activities. We're also joined by our special guest Simon partway through
25 April 2018 | 14 mins 39 secs
Everyone heads off to Canberra for the weekend. Sam and Dave talk about driving to Canberra and spending the weekend there, and the places they visited.
18 April 2018 | 30 mins 32 secs
Join Sam and Dave as they meander though the music of their youth. Sam asks some questions from the Music Survey of 60 Questions website, which kickstarts various discussions relating to music.
11 April 2018 | 8 mins 16 secs
Join Sam and Dave as they try and work out what phones to give their kids. Should they refurb the batteries in their old iPhone 4s or buy new phones for themselves and then hand down their iPhone 7 and iPhone SE? Sam also trys to work out which phone she prefers, but they don't seem to come to any conclusions.
4 April 2018 | 18 mins 31 secs
microphones, podcasts, uni, womens collective
The kids prank their Nana, Dave struggles to choose a better microphone, and Sam talks about being the elected officer for her universities Women's Collective.
28 March 2018 | 12 mins 56 secs
atheism, christianity, religion
Sam (a Christian) and Dave (an atheist) talk about how their differing spiritual views affect their relationship.
21 March 2018 | 18 mins 43 secs
What are your first movie memories? Sam and Dave try to remember the first movies they saw as kids, and memories associated with them.