People are understandably cautious about picking wild mushrooms – every year over 200 people suffer from mushroom poisoning after eating the wrong ones. However this is completely avoidable and by following a few simple rules, anyone can pick and eat wild mushrooms in complete safety.Read More →
We all have dreams. From time to time many of us find ourselves imagining ourselves either doing something new or living somewhere different. These dreams needn’t be big life changing things, we could be talking about writing a short story or doing a simple bit of DIY.
So on Sunday I did my first half marathon. I was very nervous, I have only ever wracked up 15km previously so 22km was a tad daunting. However, as I pounded the pavement, desperately hoping I wouldn’t get a blister or a pull a muscle, I realised something about the task at hand. I wasn’t super human at all. In the days prior to the run I had so many supportive comments. Comments like “I am so amazed, I could never do that”, “wow, I can barely run a mile”. I am always surprised by these comments because 2 years ago I would have saidRead More →
We were delighted to write a piece for London based print and digital magazine, Phoenix.Read More →
What is this media obsession with classifying clean eating as a damaging fad diet followed by instagrammers and unhealthy vegans? We take a look at the truth behind the headlines.Read More →
Remember when you were a kid and the the first day back at school the teacher made you write an essay on what you’d been up to on your holidays?Read More →
We’re still experimenting with a plant based diet – that’s no meat or dairy to normal people.Read More →
I’ve put forward a talk for next years SxSW conference in Austin Texas. You need to sign up to the site to vote, but it would be great if I could take Living Unplugged to SxSW ’18 Please click here, vote and share if you can http://panelpicker.sxsw.com/vote/70832Read More →
Sometimes you just have a crappy week. This one has been especially hard for some reason.
Getting an old film camera gave me the time and space to really notice the world around me, plus it taught me some valuable lessons about being intentional along the wayRead More →