Category Archives: yoghurt

Making do

Sometimes circumstances come together in a way that make a certain dish a necessity. This particular dish was motivated most of all by my flourishing pot of Thai basil. This being the first year I’ve grown Thai basil, I was … Continue reading

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Carrots any time

Carrots are frequently the topic of conversation that travels on the telephone wire from my apartment in Ontario to Keira’s nanny in Nova Scotia. She often expresses surprise that I buy carrots at the market most weekends – be it … Continue reading

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My science of pancakes

Being a scientist is both a blessing and a curse. I’m grateful that I have acquired some of the analytical thinking skills required to weigh the evidence at hand. I like thinking about causality and recognising alternative explanations for phenomena. … Continue reading

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My favourite bacteria

For a long time after I got back into swimming, I’d be sitting in my office and think that I could smell a turkey roasting. 9am in my (mostly) deserted building, and I would smell turkey. How did we just … Continue reading

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