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Christmas Movies: “Love Actually”

My favourite Christmas movie is, unsurprisingly for those who know me, the 2003 British romantic comedy, “Love Actually,” from the same team that brought us “Four Weddings and a Funeral.” I mean, I love the classics like “It’s a Wonderful … Continue reading

10. December 2012 by Zye
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On “The Little Drummer Boy”

Because December’s here, it’s going to be a month of Christmas posts. My favourite Christmas carol has always been “The Little Drummer Boy.” The first time I heard it was on my dad’s cassette tape when I was around five … Continue reading

02. December 2012 by Zye
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On Making Pita Bread

My roommate loves to cook, which is great because I love to eat. Her most recent foray was into making pita bread. Since she didn’t take her chapati maker from home with her when she decided to move, she had … Continue reading

19. November 2012 by Zye
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Shaking Things Up – The Boston Shaker

In honour of Thursday, which is a happy day because it means there’s only one more day to go before the weekend, I’m posting this awesome video that my drinks-loving self found. It’s a very straight-to-the-point, informative and concise lesson … Continue reading

04. October 2012 by Zye
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Churning Out Homemade Ice Cream, Literally

The weekend is over. And there’s nothing like a weekend over to begin to look forward to another weekend. So, in the hopes that I will one day learn to make homemade ice cream so that I can have a … Continue reading

17. September 2012 by Zye
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On Disney and Dinnerware

This week’s challenge, because I just spent the weekend having a Disney marathon, and I remember how rousing this song can be, is to count how many kinds of food come up in this particular Beauty & the Beast song. … Continue reading

23. August 2012 by Zye
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Time Gone By

I just watched “Casablanca” again last night. I’d forgotten just how heart-wrenching that movie is, and just how different Hollywood is now. There’s something about watching Ingrid Bergman’s beautiful, tearful face in black-and-white and listening to Humphrey Bogart’s tough-guy, world-weary … Continue reading

22. July 2012 by Zye
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Of Bananas and Potatoes

I woke up this morning craving French fries for breakfast, and was more than sated with this cuteness, instead. “Despicable Me 2,” in theatres, 2013.

19. June 2012 by Zye
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