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Sunday Black Box Challenge: Using up the week's leftovers

I’d love to say I’m one of those Instagrammable ladies who strolls through farmer’s markets every couple of days buying only what I need, carrying it home in a woven bag with brown leather straps and using every last scrap to prepare a slew of virtuous and nutritious meals. 1,009 more words


Resolution #3 -Fasting

I’m getting ready for spring with a new, more conscious diet. Before I start, I thought it a good idea to update my knowledge on fasting so I used the good old internet to help me understand the physical and psychological effects and the history of fasting better. 544 more words


The dirt on earth-friendly!

I use the words ‘beautiful, earth-friendly, handmade’ to describe what I make. I often see the term ‘earth-friendly’ used, 494 more words

Organic Wool

A last post from Korea

As I write this I am sitting at my strangely empty desk at work, next to my bags that are stuffed with the last remaining bits (mainly clothes!) that I will take with me out of Korea. 512 more words

Take one head

I note that about a year ago I spent Saturday night scooping brains out of lamb heads. Well, another year, another head.

This Saturday I taught myself how to butcher a pig head (thank you YouTube) and in doing so solved a conundrum that had bedevilled me for a while. 566 more words


Perspective Piece: February Warmed With Love

In an effort to build a community of environmentally conscious citizens we’ve created Community Leeks as a platform for people to share thoughts, stories, recipes and resources. 835 more words

Community Leeks

Potato & Gram Flour Patties

It’s been a while since my last recipe….been busy eating around London in some really awesome places lately, hanging out with some amazing people from all around the world and I really can’t be grateful enough!! 385 more words