Slow Food

Intensify Your Life: The Power of Going Slow

Sacha Knop | Posted 01.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sacha Knop

Try the power of slowing down by focusing on all your senses while eating, by focusing on the food, the environment you're in and on chewing. Once you've experienced what going slow can do for you, you'll want to try it all the time.

I Didn't Shop in a Supermarket for Six Months

Robbie Knox | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Robbie Knox

Six months ago I decided to stop shopping in supermarkets as an experiment. I haven't bought anything in a Tesco, Sainsburys, Asda, Aldi, etc. since December 31st 2013.

I Walk, Therefore I am

Carl Honore | Posted 27.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Carl Honore

By relaxing the mind, walking turns on the creative taps, too. Ernest Hemingway went for a stroll whenever he felt deflated by the blank page. "I would walk...when I had finished work or when I was trying to think something out," he wrote. "It was easier to think if I was walking.

Planet Appetite: Into Mysterious Albania

Rupert Parker | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

Long seen as one of the severest former communist countries, Albania has now emerged from the darkness and is a surprisingly attractive tourist destination.

A Sup of Soup - Canned Soup vs Homemade

Sian Breslin | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sian Breslin

'Only the pure of heart, can make good soup'. So says a little man named Ludwig van Beethoven. In fairness, I am not sure whether he is the soup expert, but his comments certainly don't say much about the makers of canned, dehydrated, pouched and chilled soups.

Slow it Down: Why a Sustainable Slow Food Wedding is More Fun and Worth Doing

Catherine Gazzoli | Posted 14.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Catherine Gazzoli

'Doing good'. It sounds like yet another thing to think about and weave into one' s special day. But it doesn't have to be. One of life's most simple pleasures is a shared meal with those we love. Food is glue in that it acts as a social cohesive agent. On your wedding day, food is promoted to far more than basic fuel and becomes a signature of the event itself.

Slow Food UK celebrates the 'Best of British'

Rachel Bulcock | Posted 25.08.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Rachel Bulcock

This year, perhaps above all others, has been one to celebrate the 'Best of British', with food being no exception!

I challenge you to pleasure yourself with Slow Food

Catherine Gazzoli | Posted 06.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Catherine Gazzoli

Education, Education,Education. That well known mantra would perhaps for us at Slow Food UK be Appreciation, Appreciation, Appreciation.

Is Lunch-On-The-Go Culture Damaging Our Health?

lifestyle.aol.co.uk | Posted 25.09.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Grabbing a piece of toast as you run out of the door, picking crumbs out of your computer keyboard, bolting down your dinner in front of the televisio...