this is my why…

It’s a challenge to read my optimistic embrace of 22nd April (below) and reconcile it with how the news of the gulf oil slick – which unfolded later that same day – made and continues to make me feel. The wonderful ecological initiatives being undertaken...

happy birthday to me…

It’s that time of year again tomorrow where I take a day off to celebrate the anniversary of being born… I confess my birthday isn’t as big a deal as it used to be, but the day still merits a bit of chill out time. This year it’s a picnic in a child friendly farm...

it’s a bit like busses…

Opportunities I mean – you wait forever for the one you want and then 2 come along at the same time… it’s certainly been like that lately, hence my absence from writing. We partnered with Estethica for their press day at the London May Fair hotel on 11th November....

re-use and then recycle…

The Gunwharf food festival was fun on Saturday and I met some ‘old friends’ from last year when Hagar and I shared a stand with a funky mini. It’s amazing to see how my encouragement for people to re-use and recycle their empty Aquapax has really...

a working weekend…

7 day weeks are no fun anymore. The Sussex Show was busy enough (although not as busy as last year) and working with my son on father’s day was a reward in itself; but my feet hurt a great deal more than they ever have in the past and beating the break even...

drink fresh, drink pure…

…the message is finally getting through and we took so many questions in the food hall yesterday, it was marvelous. Of course it’s logical that sealing a wonderfully pure mineral water in light free and airtight conditions will keep the water taste...