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Alas, my starter did not succeed... by Brian G. Patient Expert Alas, my starter did not succeed. I don’t know what happened, but I will be trying a new one next week. My guess is that my kitchen was not warm enough. I’ll be using my toaster oven as a proof box...
So alas I managed to go for this ... by Odysseys of George Patient Expert So alas I managed to go for this finale on the 2nd September when the Global Team and Canada demonstrated their fireworks. It was magnificent and since I did not see the rest, I could not...
Hummingbird Don't Fly Away "Alas... by Soulshiner Healthy Living Professional Hummingbird Don't Fly Away "Alas here comes the Gardener He's come to till the flowers The drought of understanding, Wisdom, peace and love is ours." James Seals & Dash Crofts An autumn...
Alas! The Happiness Project Toolbox Is Shutting Down. by Gretchen R. Patient Expert before deciding to end it. But it’s time. Alas! I apologize for any inconvenience that arises...
Alas Poor Yorick by Dr. Country Doctor .. Medical Doctor Some of my patients are unbelievable. They so make up the archetypes that we find in literature and films that they seem made up. A classic example is a patient of mine that I saw last week--let's call him Bobby. Most peo
Lets kick it...!! Alas...the final countdown is finally here... by Rosy G. Healthy Living Professional Hey there everyone!! Well what can I say but the time is here!!I have made it through 4 seasons, 340 something days....and hard to even believe that our one year anniversary of this project is fast approaching now. With on
Organic farmed fish (and water) on the way, alas by Dr. Marion Nestle Doctor of Philosophy Actually, they are more or less here already, but the USDA National Organic Standards Board has just given them a big OK.   According to yesterday’s Food Chemical News, the Board approved (13 to 1) a rule to allow “farmed ca
Alas, poor Yorick! I knew him by Vanessa R. Patient Expert Even without facial muscles this steampunk computer mouse is pretty expressive. Whether you’re keen on quoting Hamlet, looking to upgrade to world conqueror, or simply browsing your favorite blog (streetanatomy, of cours
Do 2-in-1 packs encourage people to eat less chocolate? Alas, no. by Dr. Marion Nestle Doctor of Philosophy European candy makers have been responding to concerns about obesity by taking their ordinary chocolate bars and packaging them so the pack contains two pieces, instead of just one.  Do people eat just one?  According to Du
Alas, vitamin supplements by Dr. Marion Nestle Doctor of Philosophy Two studies released this week provide additional evidence that vitamin supplements are potentially harmful and, at the very least, do no good. This depressing news comes from the Iowa Women’s Health Study .  Older women

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