Constant Growth
Eat / Grow

Constant Growth

Spring may be the time that most people start gardening, but there’s no reason for you to wait until then to get planting. As the days become darker, I find it extra-uplifting having new life brightening up the kitchen – and adding freshness to food. Not everything will grow at this time of year. However, … Continue reading

Celebrate Samhain
Grow / nature

Celebrate Samhain

While Halloween attracts the most media attention, there’s more to 31st October than sweets and costumes. For those who celebrate Samhain, it marks a passing of seasons, and a time when the veil between the living and the dead is thinnest. Some choose to focus on remembering the dead, whether setting a place at the … Continue reading

Leftover Luxury
Eat / Gift / Grow / Make

Leftover Luxury

If you want to live a minimum waste life, it doesn’t mean you have to eat unappetising food. I’ve found the opposite. Using leftovers often results in the tastiest meals. You can also top up your store-cupboard with gourmet food by making the most of your leftovers. Here are a few ideas. Chutney A board … Continue reading