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Landing Gear Retracted

This time tomorrow, my feet will be dancing on English soil. I haven’t been back home home since 2006; mere excitement can’t capture my emotions right now, as I visualize pints of mild resting dutifully on welcoming wooden bars. 92 more words


You Don't Have to Love Brewing to Love Beer

Last weekend, I had the pleasure of teaching a group of close friends how to brew. We gathered in our host’s driveway like a gaggle of birds flocking to a piece of tossed bread, excited to gorge our brains on malty knowledge, to create and learn all in one very efficient swoop. 961 more words


Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars - Libation (2014) #Libation #SierraLeoneRefugeeAllStar

Brand new album from Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars coming out on Cumbancha. Quick reminder :  the band members met in a refugee camp in Guinea during the civil war in the 1990s, where playing music was their form of escape from the extreme misery of their situation. 90 more words


Recipe: Strawberry Basil Lemonade Mixer

It’s turning out to be a sweltering summer.  As the temperature cranks up, we’re finding ways to cool down.  In these times, there is one classic refresher that stands above the rest: lemonade!   136 more words

Honest Tea

Margarita Sorbet

This Margarita Sorbet recipe is the perfect, luscious combination of drinks and dessert!  It’s ridiculously easy to make and, be warned, it’s very easy to eat lots of this sorbet! 72 more words


One of Mind and Heart

Acts 12: 1-11; 2Tim 4: 6-8, 17-18; Matthew 16: 13-19

Although Peter and Paul have their own feast days throughout the year, every year on June 29th we bring them together on this Solemnity, celebrating them in a different way. 789 more words

Turning strangers into friends! Power of "Cheers"

When I recollect my memory, I remember how eager some people were when they met me in New Zealand, purely because they have never ever interacted with an Indian before. 1,407 more words