Tag Archives | organic food

Anti Cancer

Provenance should take precedence…

I haven’t mentioned this before, but my step-daughter was diagnosed with breast cancer last year.  She has gone through surgery and has almost completed her chemo plan, to be followed by radiation therapy.  At the tender age of 37, with 2 small daughters, it’s been an emotional time. As you might expect, we’ve all been […]

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Dinner Party

Small Talk – Big Ideas!

We were invited to a small dinner party last weekend. Just a few couples, all over 50, well educated, well spoken and supposedly well informed on health matters. Towards the end of the evening our small talk moved to food and health.  This may have been instigated by us as we had brought dessert – […]

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Whirring to go…

Last week was a tough week, but I’m not ready to write about it yet – probably next week. Instead I’ll just mention that we bought a Braun electric hand mixer over the weekend – just so that we could make wholesome organic mayo using cold pressed olive oil (instead of canola oil or any other […]

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West Australia

Margaret River Rules!

It was a long weekend here and we spent it down at Margaret River.  I’d better explain where and what Margaret River is…  It’s located 290 km south of Perth and it used to be a sleepy dairy farm area with a great reputation for surfing.  Now it’s full of excellent wineries, talented craftsmen and […]

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How Much

Does it cost the earth?

I suppose the question on every potential holistic eater’s lips is: But is it really expensive? We all suppose it is, but how do we really know?  By keeping track of course! I guess it’s the engineer in me, and I do like a good spreadsheet, especially one that shows comparisons… As part of our […]

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