Veganuary vs Regenuary: In support of neither – and both

It feels like hardly anyone kicks off the new year by giving up the booze these days; instead, countless social media posts and column inches are dedicated to the clash of two climate-focussed food campaigns, Regenuary versus Veganuary.

As the month draws to a close, I wanted to write a few words on a debate which seems to be splitting its audiences right down the middle.

But in the rush to ‘pick a side’ – are we risking missing the point?

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Welsh imports ‘fuel unethical practices & deforestation’ around the World

A new report has found that an overseas area of land almost half the size of Wales is required every year to grow just nine of Wales’ main imports – and that’s causing deforestation, habitat conversion, and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in some of the world’s most vulnerable countries.

That’s the stark warning at the heart of a new report, which has just been published by WWF Cymru, RSPB Cymru and Size of Wales.

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Chain restaurant kids menus packed with unhealthy options & imported meat

A new league table examining the kids menus at the UK’s top 20 family-friendly restaurant chains reveals that many chains are failing families eating out – by providing only unhealthy and unsustainable meals for children.

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Seasonal September: What to Eat Now

I absolutely love September for food. In my house it’s all about soft stewed fruit and crumbles, hearty pies and pasta bakes, and earthy mushrooms on toast take pride of place as my go-to brunch. Check out this post for a guide to all things seasonal this month.

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