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Month: May, 2012

EDS Awareness Month 2012: Losing Everything

Welcome to installment 3 of EDS Awareness Month Shindig on the Blog. This year: Losing Everything. Fun stuff!

“Jazz Musician” – A Descriptive or Qualitative Term?

What makes someone a “jazz musician?” Is it the content of their music or is it a more complex calculus of experiences and accomplishments and peer recognition? I tend to think the latter . . .

Simple But Good Kasha (Buckwheat)

In its simplest form, kasha (a.k.a. buckwheat) is a tasty but mild, versatile cooked grain that’s also very high in protein. With the variations here (also fairly simple), you can also make kasha varnishkes, a pretty fancy and centerpiece-worthy dish.