Eurovision Nightmares, Scandals and Horror Stories

Most of us, when we think of the Eurovision Song Contest at all, think of things like irritating but irresistible ear-worms, twee costumes, high-camp stage performances, and of course, “Huh? Australia’s in Europe now?” But beneath the saccharine and gloss, there’s enough infighting and scandal to make any soap opera proud. And then, of course, … Continue reading Eurovision Nightmares, Scandals and Horror Stories

Butter: A Return to Form

Butter. Delicious, creamy, easy to make and for the longest time made out to be the bad boy of the culinary arena. And here’s the thing, butter didn’t always have a bad reputation. There was a time when butter was the go-to moisturising condiment for lovers of bread the world over, and then all of … Continue reading Butter: A Return to Form

Earth Day 2018

World Earth Day

We’re taking this planet to the cleaners. I’d like to believe that most of us care but I also know that for many of us, as long as we are in comfort and not affected, the need to fix things is at best thought about. Maybe I’m being a cynic, maybe it’s just me. But … Continue reading Earth Day 2018