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Every once in a while we read a book that has such an amazing, direct impact on our lives that we feel the need to recommend it to everyone. The 5 […]

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So, I am not one to do reviews of products normally, especially beauty products. That just seems much too vain and superficial for me. In fact, as I am a huge […]

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So this is it: the last day of the last month of this year (2014). And of course there’s something about that last day of another year gone by that […]

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It’s November again: the month that Americans celebrate that wonderful holiday of too much food: Thanksgiving. But Thanksgiving isn’t just about turkey, cranberry sauce, and pumpkin pie… And I don’t […]

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Have you ever seen that fantastic TV advert for Heinz ketchup that ran for ages in the US and maybe somewhat abroad too with the best tagline ever: “The best things come to […]

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July 9, 2014, 3 Comments

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June 14, 2014, 3 Comments

When I close my eyes and look at the big picture of my life at the moment, it looks so different from how I expected it to so many years […]