We’re all familiar with the benefits of eating a healthy diet, but it seems the importance of eating seasonably is less well-known. Those who already grow their own will agree when I say that fruit and veg are at their best when freshly picked. Here’s lots more reasons why eating seasonably is better for you, your wallet and the world.
Any idea when courgettes come into season? How about cucumbers? No? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. Research shows that most people aren’t sure when most British fruit and vegetables are in season which is a real shame as it means they’re missing out on when they’re at their absolute best.
While it’s easy to enjoy blueberries with your breakfast in winter, being accustomed to buying whatever we want, whenever we want it means we are increasingly becoming disconnected from our food and its relationship with nature. Eating with the seasons means getting back in touch with nature’s rhythms and eating the right thing at the right time. Continue reading
Read, Grow, Cook, Eat
Taking children on a enticing adventure from pot to plate Secret Seed Society provide the perfect combination of stimulation and interactive play feeding the imagination of little ones and engaging the whole family in an array of activities.
I am very important in Seed City keeping Seed City crime free and helping Seedizens when there is a problem. I like to make a noise where-ever I go. If I see any trouble, I blow my whistle loudly…Although recently it was stolen!
I love my car with its siren ‘wheow, wheow’! See it in action in Rio Rocket ‘A Frisbee to Fly’.