5 Quotes to Love and Live By

“It is health that is the real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver." Mahatma Gandhi “A good laugh and a long sleep are the best cures in the doctor’s book.” Irish Proverb “Lack of activity destroys the good condition of every human being, while movement and methodical physical exercise save it and preserve it.” Plato [...]

Life Without Bees is Rather Dull

  This article was first published on Oxfam's 3Things website on 23 September 2013. It was written for Oxfam’s GROW campaign, which creates awareness of the changes needed to fix the broken food system. "Sustain the Planet" is the final of six steps to creating a better food system. Read my previous GROW method blogs here. Three lessons we [...]

Organ Donation and the Dog: Starting the Conversation

This is a hard blog to write with my heart clenching in my chest, and not because anything’s wrong – thank you for asking – but because of two simple words, ‘Organ Donation’. They make my innards squirm. I am not against it, by the way, but we’re talking about a confronting topic, aren’t we? [...]