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Q&A - Bash Redford and Arch McLeish, Forza Win

Watching my boyfriend stab a glistening joint of meat by candlelight, surrounded by wide-eyed strangers, was an unusual way to spend a chilly November evening. This was our first encounter of… 1,029 more words

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Tea: reflections - take 2

It’s a couple of months now since I radically changed my intake of tea, and new habits, routines and tastes have definitely replaced old ones. 832 more words

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On electrical appliances and hand tools

I recently read that the number of electrical appliances in an average British home has increased three and a half times in the last 20 years and the overall number of electronic consumer gadgets 11 times in the last 40!* In other words, the number of electrically powered consumer toys and domestic devices has ballooned in my lifetime. 963 more words

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The Quickie

So we’ll admit it, where the Two Hungry Hikers hail from, Northern New Jersey, is not the first area you think of when you think outdoor adventure.  1,029 more words

Backpacking

Small dishes to beat the blues

Although it is unusually mild, the light is starting to fade and I’m aware of the long fingers of winter tugging at my mood. Over the decades I’ve found ways to manage the seasonal blues. 919 more words

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