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MIDSUMMER

However some say that there is no proof of such pre-Christian rites but the word maypole is derived from maja which means to decorate with leaves and has little to do with the month of May. Now perhaps we should dream about having a livable planet instead as the birds and the bees are threatened by climate change and even …

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FOOD TRUCK FESTIVAL

Judging by the lines at the Argentinian meat sandwich and the Bulgogi and kimchi fries truck at the Malmö Foodtruck Festival yesterday the short answer is No. After swishing over the money the wait could exceed half-an-hour for the Argentinian meat off a charcoal grill served in a white baguette handed out from a converted camper kitchen. For desert the …

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Vegovision

Perhaps it was a sign of the times that the venue for the vegan fair hosted by Djurens Rätt (Animal Rights) was a former slaughterhouse.  With a pink armband visitors were greeted by a pink pig and a fox, a lure for children to visit the children’s corner of the fair.  Another draw for children (and adults) was ice cream …