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Stop the pigeon!

When I was a kid, I used to love this cartoon. Dick Dastardly and Muttley, his long-suffering dog with the funny laugh. We used to run home from school to watch it, along with our other favourite TV shows. I … Continue reading

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another monday afternoon …

Monday found me up in Kyoto for the first time in years. It is such a beautiful city, and maybe sometimes I forget that. Particularly, I love Kyoto in the evenings, with the lights, and the little streams with the … Continue reading

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the windiest day

Another beautiful Monday morning, another trip to the sea. I have always felt drawn to the ocean since I was a little boy. My family emigrated to Australia when I was 5 years old, and I still have clear memories … Continue reading

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an afternoon walk 

Those of you who are long term readers of the honTony blog, or those of you who have talked to me about my life in, or outside of, class, will remember that I am a country boy at heart. You … Continue reading

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100s of reasons why I love Osaka …

I am not sure where this TV programme comes from – maybe Australia – but it is called Street Food, and this episode focuses on Osaka! It’s about 25 minutes in total, for both parts. There are lots of things … Continue reading

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Food for thought … (1)

You all know by now that my interest in food is very strong, and my upper-intermediate class and I spent most of the three-hour lesson tonight discussing food! Great! I was absolutely starving when I got home! Anyway, I thought … Continue reading

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Monday night recipe … (2)

Well, here is the recipe … finally! It’s a good job (luckily) I made a lot of soup on Monday because, guess what? … that’s right, I woke up on Tuesday with the beginnings of influenza and by Tuesday night … Continue reading

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