Weeks 164 and 165: Completion of Chapter 4

Weeks 164 and 165: Completion of Chapter 4

I've completed editing Chapter 4, the methodology chapter. At 15,000 words, it is the second-largest chapter of my thesis. My methodology chapter provides a lot of background about my preliminary fieldwork, the main fieldwork, the data sample, the three stages of the analysis, the results of a pilot study, and the development of an analytical framework [...]

Red Wine Bolognese [Recipe]

Red Wine Bolognese [Recipe]

Whenever I open a bottle of red wine, the same idea occurs to me: ‘I want to make bolognese tomorrow!’ Cooking pasta sauce with wine is a wonderful way of intensifying the flavour and stimulating our appetite. Luca and I love selecting red wine and having it on weekends. Last Saturday afternoon, I realised that I was [...]

Weeks 162 and 163: Workshop contributions

Weeks 162 and 163: Workshop contributions

Since finishing my conclusion two weeks ago (Week 161), I've worked on editing the methodology chapter – which still needs more work. The past seven days have been hectic. I had no time to sit and write (finding time to write quietly was so tough), but I immersed myself in a four-day workshop on analytical psychology [...]