Vanilla Woes

Vanilla is the one flavour that I thought was safe – right? While the failsafe diet advocates using it sparingly because some kids can be sensitive to it, I wasn’t overly concerned, because the quantities used, I reckoned were too insignificant to matter. With the onset of Easter, some birthdays and the need to fill…

The Horrors of Farmed Salmon

The bright salmon makes such a lovely meal, and I was always bursting with virtue when I ate it, so slimming, so much omega 3, no fat, so much protein from those beautiful fish swimming upstream. It took a movie, “Salmon Fishing in the Yemen”, for me to think a bit more deeply about the…