Tag Archives: Brazil

Giving Credit Where Credit Is Due: Carnauba Wax

If you are like me, from time to time you enjoy looking at the odd ingredients of your food and wondering what in the world they are.  I don’t know how many people share this interest, but as someone with … Continue reading

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Book Review: Highway To Hell

Highway To Hell: The Road Where Childhoods Are Stolen, by Matt Roper [Note: This book was provided free of charge by Kregel Book Tours in exchange for an honest book review.] This is a book about a tour of sorts, … Continue reading

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Weep, Weep, Grey Bird, Weep

There are very few English-language works available that discuss the 1864-1870 Paraguayan War [1], but the finest I have come across is Roger Kohn’s Weep, Weep, Grey Bird, Weep, taken from a translation of a sad nationalistic Paraguayan poem. And … Continue reading

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