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One Travel Destination to Rule Them All

Hobbiton in Matamata New Zealand may very well be one of the most magical places on earth. It was the real set for the Lord of the Ring movies–perfectly perched in the unique farmland hills of the north island. 120 more words


coddaired reblogged this on and commented:

This is SO added to my bucket list...I want to go so badly that my heart hurts.

An Experiment In Gluten-free Hobbit Cookery

Insomnia struck in full force this morning so I cooked up a small batch of Bilbo’s seed bread. I took the recipe from Feast of Starlight’s… 146 more words


We Meet Again tour - 14 October 2017

It’s been quite a fall and early winter. The big news is that I have returned to New York.  My leaving was chronicled in the… 41 more words


Some observations regarding companies that should know better

Welcome to the Jurassic Petting Zoo

Dinosaurs once roamed and ruled the earth, but they couldn’t take the heat. Similarly, Pfizer is exiting neuroscience R&D, with the exception of a couple of pain and rare disease programs, since they reside in departments outside what remained of neuroscience, which most recently was overseen by a…cardiologist.  746 more words

Big Pharma

Watch: Vikings In Tibet - Shire

Last summer, having released their album Alchemy Ave., Vikings In Tibet took themselves off to a cottage in the Welsh mountains for a two week writing sessions.  35 more words

New Music

FDA expands uses of amphetamine Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine, Shire) to treat binge-eating disorder

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today expanded the approved uses of Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) to treat binge-eating disorder in adults. The drug is the first FDA-approved medication to treat this condition. 224 more words