Sunday, 27 February 2011
Sunday, 13 February 2011
Valentine's Day started over two thousand years ago, as a winter festival, on 15th February. On that day, pagans asked their gods to give them good fruit and vegetables, and strong animals.
MAGUIRE, Jackie. "Seasons and Celebrations" Oxford Bookworms Factfiles. Oxford University Press 1997
Tuesday, 8 February 2011
I've just bumped into this interesting talk about the problems of our current food system. I'm still amazed, not only for the contents of the speech but for the fact that the speaker is an 11 year-old boy! Birke Baehr has the clearest ideas about life and he wants to become an organic farmer. If you want to know why you'll have to see this video.