When I started to read about the lockdowns happening in Italy and China, January 2020, I knew it was only a matter of time before it would happen in the UK. Being the Italian that I am, my first thought was ‘food’. I worried about our household’s food supply and my being able to feed my family. I didn’t bother with the toilet paper, so I rushed out and bought whatever seeds I could find that would grow green vegetables within weeks. …


An Italian / Australian living in London with my husband and 4 children. I have a MSc in Public Health Sciences, amateur gardener and enjoy cold water swimming.

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