Being watched while we eat, or watching someone else work through their dinner, is something most of us would feel pretty uncomfortable about.
It’s quiet, too quiet - always a sign Maya is up to no good.
There are many momentous political events in the news at the moment and yet I find myself, once again, drawn back to domestic matters.
Feasting on junk food stolen from unsuspecting Aberdonians may be making gulls increasingly aggressive, according to an academic researching the “misunderstood” birds.
Celebrity chef and food campaigner Jamie Oliver has attacked Brexit for “blowing up” the strategy to tackle childhood obesity he had worked on with David Cameron.
Green energy schemes, an income tax review and a plan to tackle homelessness were among the key features of Nicola Sturgeon’s “fresh, bold and ambitious” programme for government.