Pasta is Love and Pasta is Life

Lockdown has had the whole country discovering hidden talents and suddenly practising hobbies they’d never considered before. From knitting to painting by numbers, learning new languages to Tik Tok videos, the creativity with which people have taken to amuse themselves when deprived of normal activities has been impressive to say the least.  One of the…

Zoom Quizzes are the New Friday Night

How many countries do the Alps touch? Which actor voiced Baloo in the 2016 adaptation of The Jungle Book? 😠 👊 🤕 🏎️ 📺 ❌ — what event does this series of emojis describe? These are all questions I’ve been asked during various rounds of zoom quizzes over the last few weeks. As we enter our…

Concerning Corona

3 and a half short months ago, the world celebrated the turn of the decade. 2020. As with the start of every new year, the first of January promised new beginnings. New resolutions made – yoga and meditation every day, reading at least 100 books a year, cutting down on meat blah blah. The usual….