Last year isthisfood was shortlisted in the best blog category of the Best of Organic Market (BOOM) Awards and I was delighted. Now I’m super excited that the BOOM Awards are back (and not just because I got to gorge on bread with the very lovely Martha from bakeoff as […]
“To be interested in food but not in food production is clearly absurd” – Wendell Berry.
I’ve been dabbling with veganism for a while. Mostly for environmental reasons. Various sources have opened my eyes further to the very real damage that our reliance on meat and animal-derived products is doing to the world – Cowspiracy and The Field Guides podcast excellent episode on veganism to name a couple. […]
Buying organic produce and products is one of the most straightforward ways to support a better, more sustainable food system. Organic means fewer chemicals, happier soil, fewer antibiotics, higher welfare, more buzzy flying things. As I’ve discussed before (for example, here) all of this is good for our planet and […]
I’m delighted that isthisfood has been shortlisted for the award for OTB Best Food Blog at the Soil Association’s #BOOMawards 2016. Thank you to everybody who nominated the blog – it really means a lot. Opting for organic is an important element of trying to eat as sustainably as possible. The […]
With a bit of a bump, I’ve landed back in the beating heart of London and, all too quickly, my WWOOF trip to the Isle of Eigg feels very far away. My flat lease is ending and there’s cupboards to clear, utility companies to call and the not insignificant task […]