Tag Archives: food

Making and doing illustrated

Now that I have my new computer I want to put a few photos up of some of the activities I participated in (in some form or another) a few weeks ago. The original post is here¬†and here are some … Continue reading

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Food for Freedom

Yesterday we had a small event at the community garden in Hackham West that is managed by CHO, to thank those involved in the past year with the Food for Freedom program. This is a service that has run for … Continue reading

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Kindness and ‘dear ones’ at the market

Readers of this blog will know that I regularly go to the farmers’ market on Sunday mornings. It is citrus fruit season at the moment, and each week I pick up my oranges, grapefruit and other fruit from the lovely … Continue reading

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The gift of food

Life is complex and difficult for many people much of the time. There are big dramas going on at large and small scales. Whether it is political troubles in Europe, or the ill-health of dear friends, whether it is the … Continue reading

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Cherry Christmas

It’s hard to imagine a Christmas here, a summer, without cherries. They turn up early and, along with the Pageant, seem to anticipate the festivities. We always have them on Christmas day – I remember very early Christmases at my … Continue reading

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Eid feast

It’s the end of Ramadan this week (Thursday¬†night I think) and last night (Friday) I went to Arefa’s place for the Eid feast that marks the end of the month of fasting. Arefa is a fantastic cook, and such a … Continue reading

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