Monthly Archives: January 2013

How the Irish use potatoes to startle tourists

So, I went to Ireland last week. Has anyone of you ever been to Ireland? It’s a pretty magical place. I absolutely loved it. I’d never been to Ireland so I wasn’t too sure what to expect. I mean, I … Continue reading

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My great-granny’s cherry pie

The Norwegian all-female group Katzenjammer, of which I am quite fond, has a song called Cherry Pie. I like food-related music, but I like this song in particular, because it has a recipe in it. The lyrics are as follows: “4 cups … Continue reading

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Atheist Catholic guilt

You know how a lot of religions exploit people’s fears to get them to do stuff? How they try to make you feel guilty about things so that you’ll feel bad about yourself and come to church and give away … Continue reading

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Raw

A few weeks ago I saw a documentary called Rauwer (trailer with English subs here, full documentary in Dutch here). It portrayed a woman and her teenage son, Tom, who had been eating nothing but raw food for a few years. … Continue reading

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Resolutions

Hello, and happy new year! Did you start the year with a hangover? Drink much champagne? Make any resolutions? I know a lot of people think resolutions are pointless, because they only ever last a week, but that only happens … Continue reading

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