Monthly Archives: November 2011

‘Spagbol’

Guess what the best dish is for cooking in busy essay time. No, not ready made pad thai from Marks. It’s spaghetti alla bolognese! Before I start any of this, I have to vent a couple of things that bother … Continue reading

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Deadline stress

It’s deadline time! These weeks all essays have to be handed in. After deadline time it’ll be exam time. Oh god, the stress, the limited amount of time, the bad planning earlier on this semester or indeed the complete lack … Continue reading

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My hobbies are knitting, collecting stamps and staying in.

The type of hobbies that people have in any country is much dependent on the climate of that country. We can describe this with the simple rule that warm, pleasant climates allow people to go outside and do fun things … Continue reading

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God’s glorious gifts to mankind

God’s gift to mankind was the potato. I know I claimed here a few months ago that God’s gift to mankind was buffalo mozzarella, but I should specify that that was Catholic God’s gift to the world. The Protestants have … Continue reading

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A life of crime

I recently came home after a night out with a pint glass and an aubergine that were not mine. I live in Glasgow, the only city where stealing things whilst inebriated is considered a pastime, not a misdemeanor. My dear … Continue reading

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