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A flashback from Auckland

Over summer I was working in Ponsonby, Auckland. Where we got our morning coffees from was a small stall within Ponsonby Central, which housed the Crete Fresh Market. 33 more words


You are never too old to learn.

Well, only a minute introduction. 
You what? You’re retired? But what do you do? Anyway, you can’t be only retired. You have got to do something, haven’t you?  209 more words

Brain Food


Allergy season is approaching! Get it under control before it controls you with Bee Pollen. Rich in proteins (about 40% protein), free amino acids, vitamins such as B-complex, and folic acid. 48 more words

Brain Food

Eats Shoots & Leaves by Lynne Truss. Don't forget 'laughs.'

Read April 2014
Recommended for fans of writing, communicating
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I confess:  I frequently find myself self-conscious about my use of punctuation. A few years back, I even bought a copy of Strunk and White’s… 734 more words

Book Reviews

Gulp. by Mary Roach. Adventurous, in a bumper-car kind of way.

Read April 2014
Recommended for fans of digesting and laughing
★   ★   ★   for humor,     ★   ★   1/2  for information

While reading, I was reminded of long-ago biology studies, and the simplest members of Animalia that are little more than a gastric tube composed of cells. 847 more words

Book Reviews

Quinoa: The All Energy Superfood

About a week ago after eating quinoa for the first time, I felt more energy than I felt in my entire life. For the entire day afterward, I could feel the energy pumping through my body. 130 more words