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Particular smells

Particular smells can be immensely evocative. Kate McLean has developed a method for colecting smells into smell maps and smellscapes.

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Flying the Yellow Jack

I’m now flying the yellow jack! You may already know that the international vaccination card is yellow, but it was news to me when I was given mine.

It was a dark and stormy night

In which I legitimately get to start a blog entry with “It was a dark and stormy night” and ramble on about the view from my Brussels window.

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A nice cup of tea in the morning

I can’t write without a nice cup of tea – or at least the promise of one as a reward. A quick review of my relationship to the Brits’ national beverage.