Pandemic Paintings

Himself has completed his paint by numbers painting. And made a stunning wooden frame. He did a great job all round. It is aptly titled HMS Corona 2020. That ship has sailed, leaving in its wake a plethora of new ‘viruses’ to contend with, and many an adjustment to a new ‘normal’.   I painted … More Pandemic Paintings

Isolation art

In these surreal times creativity has taken some more twists and turns in our household. This paint by numbers crazy cat family  joins my menagerie of other colourful feathered and furred friends I decided to give a shot at doing one of those diamond dotz thingys Found this Rainbow Moon Yet to be framed. Himself … More Isolation art

A New Paradigm

I was browsing for some inspiration for this post. But you know what? Everywhere I looked, it’s COVID19……. Oh, oh Corona Why, why Corona…. Life has shrunk the four walls that surround me are my world Everything has changed. For now…   Raili Tanska  

Supercharging food 2

Yesterday I promised to give you more information about DIY food supercharging. Here it is – I’ve known for a long time that oats are good for you. They keep you regular. They taste nice. They’re low GI so they keep you full for longer. But did you know that oats are higher in protein, … More Supercharging food 2

In search of alcohol

In the mere blink of an eye our lives have changed. Done a 360.  COVID19 has done that. Globally. That’s quite an achievement. We had one of those bizarrely surreal days yesterday.  In the prelude to that we’d gone for our usual – no, UNusual – weekly foodshop the day before. Over the last few … More In search of alcohol

No eggs? No problem!

Dare I say it? Coronavirus panic. Here, it’s gone ridiculously crazy. Stockpiling is out of control. So, in the spirit of sharing knowledge and providing alternatives to some things that are well, scarcer than hen’s  eggs – I present you with an egg alternative.  And a few other tit bits. The stuff in canned beans … More No eggs? No problem!