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  • Crunchy Indian TV Snacks

    Crunchy Indian TV Snacks

    7 days ago

    Don't be mislead by my title - these snacks aren't for the TV, they're all for you! Obviously if you really want to share them with the telly you can do but I don't reckon you'll be sharing them with anyone once you start crunching. In actual fact...

  • Caramel yogurt and cheese cake

    Caramel yogurt and cheese cake

    24 months ago

    Once again I have to apologise for my photography skills and this time it's not only that the photo is bad but also the fact that I couldn't wait and scoffed half the cake before taking it. On a plus side, from that you can deduce that this cake...

  • Questions on the meaning of life

    Questions on the meaning of life

    24 months ago

    Ever since I was a toddler I’ve pondered over the meaning of existence. I must have been a right bundle of laughs, you’ll say, but in truth, I think that that’s something toddlers do, in between playing with Fisher Price and watching...

  • For the Benefit of Mr. Spice

    For the Benefit of Mr. Spice

    7 days ago

    I'll try and contain myself from going off on one about the marvels of spices I really will, but I can tell you now, it'll be difficult. You see, spices are my latest passion. Anyone who follows me might have noticed that I've been skiving off...

  • A Brief Introduction to the Mysterious World of the Non-Meat Eater

    A Brief Introduction to the Mysterious World of the Non-Meat Eater

    7 days ago

    Lovely, jubbly! In my last Hub I looked at the Sattvic way of eating - the Sattvic diet is really a vegetarian diet but it does overlap into Veganism on some points and in this Hub I'm going to explain where it differs and why ultimately, in my...

  • Words and Water

    Words and Water

    7 days ago

    Sticks and stones can break my bones, but words will never hurt me! We used to chant this at school every now and then but the day I sat down and thought about the words, it occured to me - they're complete nonsense! In fact, not only do I...

  • Five steps to opening your mind

    Five steps to opening your mind

    2 years ago

    I've been considering the old conspiracy theories again and the fact that many people consider them just too far-fetched. Why? I ask myself. Well, I say that listening to conspiracy theories requires stretching the mind to accommodate ideas...

  • Healthy Pizza

    Healthy Pizza

    7 days ago

    Here's a quick recipe for anyone who loves pizza but wants to be healthy, or for anyone (it can happen) whose stomach gets upset by the yeast that's in pizza. Alternatively if you just need to make a quick pizza and would like a tasty change - ...

  • Me and Christian

    Me and Christian

    9 days ago

    You'll just have to indulge me on this one I'm afraid - I've got a laugh that's insisting on being given birth to in the form of writing. I'm afraid I'm shrugging...

  • A Guide to Italian Pizza

    A Guide to Italian Pizza

    2 years ago

    Whether you're planning a holiday in Italy or you just want to impress an Italian friend, this hub could be useful for you. By the end of it you'll be ready to tuck into an Italian pizza like a real Italian, whether you've been to Italy or not. ...

  • Improve your sight without glasses

    Improve your sight without glasses

    2 years ago

    This one is eye opening in all senses. Improving your sight without glasses is nothing new - it's nearly a century old yet it still feels like 'news' today, in fact more so because when it was discovered it was completely rejected. So what is this...

  • The bright lights of Paris

    The bright lights of Paris

    24 months ago

    The thing about Paris is that it's so dark. What I mean is, like any city, when the sun ambles off to the other side of the earth, a darkness tends to fall upon it. Well, all right, it's not that. It's the cinemas there - they're just so...

  • May I Introduce Myself?

    May I Introduce Myself?

    24 months ago

    Let me introduce myself for all the world to see, my dignity has flown away from social chains I'm free. We go through life, acting our part - showing our better side, until one day we fluff our lines and truth no longer hides. ...

  • Living in a cage

    Living in a cage

    24 months ago

    I'd like to say a word about rabbits in cages. Now if you've read any of my other stuff - Repentance off a battery hen or So, you want to take your rabbit on holiday, do you?, you may notice a distinct theme - animals in cages are either miserable...

  • A word about Disneyland, Paris....

    A word about Disneyland, Paris....

    2 years ago

    It isn't as it seems, you know. I realised that as I stood at my ice cream cart just outside Fantasyland. I had been working at Disneyland four months and already the dream was dead and buried. I had...

  • Good morning, can I interest you in any jazz at all?

    Good morning, can I interest you in any jazz at all?

    24 months ago

    This won't take up much of your time, I promise. I wonder if I could interest you in liking jazz? Now, wait, I understand you're happy with your regular music but before you close this page on me, let me ask you something - are you really...

  • Why and how to make cakes without egg

    Why and how to make cakes without egg

    8 days ago

    What poor dingbats have to leave the eggs out of their cakes? People with allergies and food intolerance? Vegans who just get pleasure out of making life difficult for themselves? No one would dream of leaving eggs out of baking if they could...


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