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My writing can be a bit clunky sometimes, so I’m sorry if this reads too much like a Primary School (Elementary School for you Americans) assessment piece. 526 more words


Essentials for a cozy winter evening

November hit and boom! the cold arrived in Vancouver. I live in a little basement suite, which means there are some essentials in making winter evenings warm and cozy. 65 more words


Murukkus, anyone?

A popular tea-time snack, the murukku — also called chakli in north India — is made of rice flour and spices. There are many different kinds of murukkus, some spicier than the rest. 23 more words


Following the crowd for a brew

The word mainstream is not good. It denotes average, lowest common denominator fluff. It is Saturday night television, burping out the same-old, same-old to a generation of numbskulls who think Strictly Come Dancing amounts to a shared cultural heritage. 732 more words