Tag Archives: healthy

Burani bonjon as a consolation prize

I’ve got a couple of friends who play in a band together, and sometimes, when they perform, I tag along and sell t-shirts for them. It’s great fun, because I get to hang out with them and the other band … Continue reading

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The aubergine, my trusty friend in times of need

Semester one of this academic year is over, which means that I just handed in the last of my essays and I can finally take it easy for a bit. Time management is still a problem for me, and instead … Continue reading

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Health burger

Remember how I wrote about Italians being massive pussies when it comes to being ill? And how they have all these weird ailments that the North of Europe has never even heard of? Turns out both are contagious – being … Continue reading

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All the firsts of spring

As I said last week, the arrival of spring is possibly the most exciting time of the year. People coming out of their houses scantily clad, fruit coming back in season, animals copulating furiously everywhere. I love spring. In Scotland … Continue reading

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Weight-losing, money-saving, post-New Year’s recipe

Alright everyone, that’s it, back to work. The holidays are over, we’ve had the obligatory cheek kisses and sent everyone our best wishes, and even if not, it’s too late now. Forget about the holidays, forget about Christmas, forget about … Continue reading

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The end of the meat age

Recently, Blenderman suddenly announced an issue: “We eat way too much meat. Why do we eat so much meat?” Wooahh there, where did that come from? Also, who are “we”? However, he has a point. We, as in, the household, … Continue reading

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And the Lord spoketh, “go forth, and copulate with thouself, for my wrath is upon thee”

Isaiah 24:3 And the lord saith, “Let there be a deluge, and let my aqueous fury pour down unto Turin, and let it smite the Turinese, for they have roused my anger. Isaiah 24:4 And the lord senteth down his … Continue reading

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No country for vegetarians

Italians, being the Mediterranean and passionate types that they are, seem to nurture irrational but ardent feelings of hatred for the most unexpected things in their hearts. For instance, vegetarians. What’s so offensive about vegetarians, I ask? They’re nice to … Continue reading

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My life with my new flatmates, part III: Queen of the night(s out)

I’ve mentioned Blenderman, one of my flatmates, a number of times now, but there’s three of us in the house here. The flatmate that so far has been referred to as ‘my other flatmate’ is actually quite an interesting character. … Continue reading

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English sleepover

This post’s going out in a hurry. I was on a trip over the past few days and I only just got back. And yet here I am, with another delicious treat for you, even though I spent the past … Continue reading

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