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December 2008 » Archive » Rowena’s Blog

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‘Tis the season of joy

To everone out there, here’s wishing you all a beautiful Christmas. Going home for the hols and back on Epiphany, and I wonder how fast the internet connection would be there in order for me to write during these 2 weeks?! The Christmas season is something I look forward to every year and although the [...]

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Some like it hot

Can you spot the 2 gents in this pic?
If you haven’t got a chance to see this 1959 classic (in my hall of fame) then waste no time and rent a DVD. The classy sense of humour that is so much a part of the yesteryear movies keeps you smiling throughout the film. And the [...]

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Give up Yer Aul sins

I came across this cute video while browsing for something on youtube. This series, including the original Oscar-nominated short, from Brown Bag Films is based upon the 1960s recordings of young children in Ireland telling Bible stories in a classroom to their schoolteacher.  If you know the story of Lazarus, you must listen to the [...]

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A twist on ‘vaastha’


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Food, glorious food

 

 If you check my earlier two posts , I made a mention of the food eaten on my birthday. Since the description of all that we ate wouldn’t do justice to the titles of those posts, I’ve dedicated the content of this one in praise of the yummy food. 
  The photo of chocolate ganache cake is [...]

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Escalophobia among other things

Well, I know I’ve been lazy not writing a post for a long time. Reason? Forget it, too dumb to mention, but the bottomline is that I was lazy. My birthday (17th) was a great day with my hubby pampering me more than ever and I had my aunt and uncle come down too for [...]

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