Archives for December 2011

Merry Christmas

Wishing you the very best of the festive spirit. A strange little collaboration of a video but I do so adore David Bowie. xx Anna    

Todmorden: Deliciously inspirational UK town grows food for all

Todmorden has had another healthy dose of publicity lately a la the Daily Mail: Carrots in the car park. Radishes on the roundabout. The deliciously eccentric story of the town growing ALL its own veg. Thousands of vegetables in 70 large beds around the town — are there for the taking. Locals are encouraged to […]

Being fair to Fonterra

Previously, I have noted with disdain, some of the activities of Fonterra that I have not found favourable. Because my Mama raised me right I thought I should give praise where praise is due. It has been announced that it will be mandatory to fence all waterways on Fonterra farms as condition of supply. Bloody […]

Hungary: My enviro-refugee destination

I may have ranted on election night the desire to find another country to live for the next couple of years. And it’s taken me awhile but I have come up with a few options should I wish to run away. One option is Costa Rica, for reasons already discussed. Next on the list may […]