Monthly Archives: July 2011

Less Meat Less Junk More Plants – and I agree

“We have to stop eating them industrially and stop eating them thoughtlessly.” What a great line from Mark Bittman in the Ted talk ‘What’s wrong with what we eat’. At home we try for 3 vegetarian meals a week.  Often … Continue reading

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Thanks for the discussion, Amy Chua.

I would like to thank Amy Chua for instigating a fantastic conversation. To be good at anything you have to work hard at it. And to be really good at something, you have to work through the hard stuff, and … Continue reading

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Sit Back in Anger

When Government Departments make Your angry Passions rise, Don’t tell the Press, for Heaven’s sake. Such Action isn’t wise.   Go to the departmental Head Or write to him, still better. Don’t do your block, use Tact instead. Provoke no … Continue reading

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