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Half a pumpkin, two beetroots and a few broccoli stems. That was the extent of our supplies one Monday night.  To be fair, we did have some meat in the fridge,...

It’s been a while since we’ve had a family gathering at the house. Like everyone else, Covid-19 has been a real kill joy and we’ve been reclused since end of March,...

provisions[ plural ] UK  /prəˈvɪʒ.ənz/ US  /prəˈvɪʒ.ənz/ supplies of food and other necessary items: provisions for the journey Cambridge Dictionary (n.d)   The past few weeks have been interesting. Like everyone else, we have been in lockdown in our house in Sydney. ...

As you know I have a weakness for octopus. It is my favourite seafood, on par with prawns and dare I say, I love it more than lobsters! There, I said...

Octopus. For a very long time, this large cephalopod mollusc was a mystery. Some strange beast endowed with a horny beak on its head and 8 suckers lined tentacles. Add the...