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 […]

Phytoph-Tora: the plant destroyer – Lessons in early childhood gardening for a non-parent

Ever ready to take up the challenge of getting someone excited about gardening and growing food, I offered to look after my neighbour’s sweet little one-year-old, Tora while I was planting my green garden the other day. The kid was hanging out, looking for a good time while all her mum really wanted to do […]