Monthly Archives: March 2014

A favourite tale

My French teacher and I keep falling into long discussions on life – in French, believe it or not. We have discussed politics, religion, adult acne, colonialism and families among other things. She has a singularly sunny disposition and it … Continue reading

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Strawberry Jam

Nothing beats home-made strawberry jam with croissants, hot from the oven, on a Sunday morning. Croissants, bien sûr, are way out of my repertoire, but here I’d like to share a fantastic recipe for strawberry jam. It is ridiculously simple … Continue reading

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I recently posted an article on Facebook about Dr. Ruth Pfau, a German missionary who has been working against leprosy in Pakistan for the past fifty years. She established the Marie Adelaide centre to treat leprosy in Karachi and made … Continue reading

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