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2017

2016

2015

Carbonation Rig

I recently got the itch to make my own sodas and other carbonated b...

Coriander seeds

Did you know that coriander and cilantro are the same thing? I reme...

2013

2012

Olof Palme

One of the great tragedies in modern Swedish history was the assass...

Island Living

After a month and a half in a tiny temporary place, I’ve finally mo...

Swobservations

So I realized I don’t really like the whole “talk about things that...

“Home” again

After a week away, I arrived back in Sweden yesterday. Since this w...

Sweden: day one

Due to overwhelming demand for updates regarding my experiences liv...

2011

Raw Reflections

For the past month I was on something of a detox diet: I gave up al...

2010

2009

Fan Mail

Whenever I’m feeling down, I read through the comments on my blog t...

Panorama-rama

A few panoramics I took in Israel. Click each image for a larger ve...

2008

Fun Food Facts

In my quest for better data on food prices, I got sidetracked explo...

Currency events

In December, I will be going to Israel for ten days. I recently tho...

Anti-Branding

I just came across a story about McDonald’s opening a no-brand eate...

Cautious optimism

I’d like to keep my personal political views out of this space as m...

Drudge v. HuffPo

I’ve had this hobby recently of visiting the Drudge Report and Huff...

Well, well, well

A few days ago, I discovered a great new way to talk to my friends ...