- a blog about food and value

Thursday 7 February, 2013
by peter

Don’t waste your money on organic fruit and veg

  Overheard middle-class conversation: “I really want to switch to all organic fruit and veg – it’s just so expensive.” “Sometimes I feel really guilty buying non-organic,” said the other woman. “It’s just so bad for the environment.” “Can’t be … Continue reading

Thursday 9 August, 2012
by peter

A crisp complaint

Now, it’s really not like me to have a grievance at all, but… Don’t you hate when the size of the packet stays the same, but the contents shrink dramatically? Before I fled Ireland for the summer, a packet of … Continue reading