Where Does This Journey End?
I can never remember a time that I was not interested in nutrition. My mother and her family always spoke about eating good wholesome food. Gran used to say “Eat a good breakfast and make sure it is food that will stick to your ribs”. Dad/Mum and Gran always had a large vegetable garden, and they always had several fruit trees. I was always amazed at what they could grow in Cooma with it’s temperature extremes. Once I was old enough to buy a car and pass my test for a drivers licence I visited Gran a lot more often, and she could always be found working in the garden. As kids we were expected to work in the vegetable garden to grow the families food. I always enjoyed gardening. Dad suffered a heart attack at 43 years of age and was put on a pension so growing our own food took on a lot more importance.Continue reading