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The importance of having a local pub

When you move to a new place, there are certain things that make you feel like you’re at home, rather than just a stranger in a town that happens to contain your most recent crib. There’s finding your way around, … Continue reading

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The most quintessential Dutch thing you’ll ever eat, and its unsavoury name

The Holland saga continues – time for some Dutch cuisine again! This time it’s actually so delicious that you’ll never believe it. Even a bunch of Italians liked it, so it must have been good. On today’s menu: pea soup, … 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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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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Curry isn’t curry.

Food can be so confusing, or rather, food names can be so confusing. The moment people started shipping food around the world, this whole massive great mix-up started. People started misinterpreting names and everything went downhill from there. Most recent … Continue reading

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Everyone cheer, autumn is here

Summer has been very disappointing this year. For me, for a summer to be a good, successful summer, certain demands need to be met. For instance, I want to spend at least one day passed out near a body of … Continue reading

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Hippies, Vikings, and phenomenal courgette soup

Festival season is here, and thanks to my wonderful friends who bought me a ticket as a graduation gift, I could join a bunch of hippies, Vikings and contemporary pagans for a local hippie festival: Castlefest, a Dutch 4-day festival … Continue reading

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