Last weekend, I was perturbed as to how exactly I could use the Swiss Rainbow Chard that I’d ordered in my Farm Direct box.
Following a helpful suggestion from Mr James Litston, I have this lunch-time pan-fried it with a little garlic until it softened (I cheated and sliced the tough stalky bits out).
Then I added two of my free range eggs from James Murdoch’s Duck Lane Farm, some salt and pepper, and… Continue reading | 2 Comments
Switching to a green energy supplier is something I’ve been meaning to do for a couple of years now. I think I’ve been putting it off as I knew it might require a fair bit of research. I had to write a presentation for a course I was on at work this week so decided to do the green switch as part of a research project, killing two birds with one stone….
First off, I wanted to work out how much energy we… Continue reading
I’ve just received my next box from Farm Direct and it’s another corker. Some of the new products I’m trying:
– Free range eggs from James Murdoch’s Duck Lane Farm in Cardington, Bedfordshire
– An amazing walnut and apricot loaf from Matt Jones’ Flour Power City Bakery in Surrey Quays
– Red, green and yellow peppers from Ted’s Veg Farm in Bennington, Lincolnshire. Hurrah for these being in season in… Continue reading | 2 Comments
My greentraveller feature on the bike policies of all the major UK rail companies…..
Read the full piece here