Category Archives: Musings

The Way We Cooked

Reflections on New Zealand cooking in the 1970’s. Chicken casserole for the busy housewife. Continue reading

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Golden Globe Awards 2015: Best Quote

Hard to go past this! Great capture of #GoldenGIobes opening via @Cosmopolitan pic.twitter.com/P0FD1ICIy6 — caitlin klevorick (@caitlinbk) January 12, 2015

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Roma: A Hard Life.

In January 2013 I posted this post on Metafilter, It generated some interesting discussion, as always on Metafilter. The status of Roma in Hungary has been brought into sharp focus with a controversial article [link in Hungarian] by prominent ruling-party … Continue reading

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James Taylor and Carole King

We attended the James Taylor and Carole King “Troubadour Reunion” concert at Vector Arena in April and it was a fantastic evening.  I grew up with the music of James Taylor and so when I heard he was coming to … Continue reading

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Making Pálinka – Part II: Distillation

Making palinka (plum fruit brandy). The last steps including distillation. Continue reading

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