Author Archives: N B

About N B

Artist, critic, friend, and rambly-ponderer.

Book Review: Talking Stick Diaries: Embody Your Power Vol 1

It has been a bit since I have posted. I am currently going to school full time and working full time, so I have less availability to dedicate to posts. However, I am about halfway through, so hopefully I can … Continue reading

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Leaving on a Jet Plane!

No, really. I am getting ready to fly out of my home country to another, which has a completely different language and culture. I have my passport together, and some of the accomodations and transport tickets, and am getting ready … Continue reading

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Experimental Cooking: Chocolate Chocolate-Chip Cookies

I can’t follow directions very well, we know this. Halfway through making regular chocolate-chip cookies I was inspired to add more chocolatey-goodness. So I modified it. Results below: Chocolate-chocolate chip cookies Makes about 2 1/2 dozen Ingredients 2 1/4c flour … Continue reading

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Update — How Thanksgiving went and upcoming events

Oh my! I realized I forgot to update you guys about how my Thanksgiving meal went! Silly me! It was a good meal, overall. It was my first time cooking a turkey… which was definitely an adventure! I decided to … Continue reading

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Experimental Cooking and other things…

So tonight is more experimental cooking. I am mixing beef, yellow curry mix (with Jamaican flair), onions, orange bell pepper, frozen mixed veggies, cream, and flour (thickener) and making some kind of curry-ish-gravy to put over rice. I am not … Continue reading

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The BEST bowl of malt-o-meal EVER

Okay, So I know this isn’t the best topic to start with, but I can’t get it off my mind. Tonight I am home sick, and didn’t feel like making a proper meal. The only thing that caught my eye … Continue reading

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Busy busy

It’s that time again. Another post! I have been picking up extra hours at work, still, apartment hunted, apartment found, moved, and had a computer kaput… now that I have one I can frequently borrow, I have one I can … Continue reading

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