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Learning languages

About one year and a half ago I became fascinated with the idea of going to Spain and walking (some) of the Camino de Santiago. I am also interested in food. So I began to study food vocabulary from menus … Continue reading

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Learning language

I haven’t made many posts in this post because I’d moved on to other things, mostly my blog on menus and food in Spain. So I’ll do a brief update. I started this blog because I had to leave my … Continue reading

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Wave of the future?

While doing the previous post I saw more articles, in search at the New Yorker, and stumbled on this¬†article¬†that tweaked my interest – What a “vertical” farm and in Wyoming (Jackson, of course, where the rich are). While I’m all … Continue reading

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Excellent article: bread and gluten

This is a really good article, Against the Grain, in The New Yorker, by Michael Specter, especially as his book Denialism: How Irrational Thinking Hinders Scientific Progress, Harms the Planet, and Threatens Our Lives is one of my favorites; big … Continue reading

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Don’t eat chemicals!

I haven’t ridiculed popular nutrition/diet sources for a while so I guess it’s time. I’ll start with this one, as usual from one of the worst sources of woo, HuffPo’s Healthy Living section (why do I keep reading HuffPo, not … Continue reading

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Some food quotes and a couple of comments

I saw this long list of 111 quotes about food (lists on the Net are just ways to get ad clicks so I usually avoid them but I couldn’t resist these) and so I thought I’d offer a few of … Continue reading

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I ate the best burger in the U.S.

I often take a look at lists of “Best xxx” just for fun so naturally I looked at this list, even if it is a somewhat dubious source. Now the U.S. is a big place so top 10 anythings are … Continue reading

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