X-ray Vision Carrots and Power Punch Broccoli

Giving vegetables exciting names is a low-cost, easy solution to getting kids to eat more vegetables, according to Cornell University. In a yet to be published paper, research shows that children will eat more vegetables if they are renamed to something more enticing. In the studies, vegetables were renamed in school cafeterias and showed a […]

Garden Diary: Winter Warmth

Sunlight on a weekend? Yayyyyy! And about bloody time. Didn’t think it would happen after the atrocious weather on Friday in Wellington, but Kapiti really has shone this weekend in it’s white and crisp winter sunlight. I’m thrilled to report that my garden, despite excessive moisture and neglect is doing really well. Daily, we’re pulling […]