Lure of Consumption

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The Christmas season approaches and, even more importantly for some, the Black Friday shopping frenzy. We have all heard of the phenomenon of people waiting in line for hours even days for the best deals, rushing in like a stampede of bulls into the store, angrily staking claim to the discounted items…

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merry christmas little darling will you sleep safe in your bed? will you let your nightmares wither as sweet dreams come fill your head? do you tiptoe in your closet when you know you’re all alone? can you look into his eyes and face the great unknown? merry christmas little darling you…

Christmas Bark

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For me, a gift is not a gift if I don’t make it or at least enhance it in a creative way. This year was a challenge because I’m living in my mom’s tiny house, no space of my own, no workspace. So I knew I couldn’t sew or make any type…

Turkey Curry

Turkey Curry with Daal

Above: Turkey Curry with Daal Turkey Curry   Print Prep time 19 mins Cook time 20 mins Total time 39 mins   Great way to use leftover turkey Recipe type: Main course Serves: 4 Ingredients Onion chopped fine Mustard seeds Curry powder Paprika 1 med Chopped tomato ½ cup frozen peas 1…

Christmas Party at the British Ambassador’s House

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So now that I had successfully renewed my ‘marbete’ and my car was now legal to drive on the Dominican streets (or as one witty friend said in response to me saying I was being blonde for waiting so long to renew my plates, that I was now a ‘legal’ blonde). so…