THE MODERN MINT BLOG

Jan12

5 Best Cookbooks for Healthy Eating

January 2017 and already the gym is filling up, people shopping the sales are discussing juices instead of cakes and Veganuary has entered the British lexicon. Healthy eating is on the mind and here at Modern Mint we want to help inspire you to make the most of the food you eat. Best Cookbooks for Healthy Eating On our shelves we keep things simple, with just these 5 books for inspiration. Skye Gyngell – A Year in My Kitchen Sarah Raven – Sarah Raven’s Garden Cookbook Michael Pollan – Cooked Diana Henry – Simple Tracey Lawson – A Year in the …

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Aug18

Earth Friendly Gardening Books

Earth Friendly Gardening Books Modern Mint are thrilled to announce we now have a collection of Earth Friendly Gardening Books now in stock! Written by the brilliant and award winning gardener John Walker (who gave us a fantastic interview on this blog last year) we can now offer you the following titles in his oeuvre… The Brand New Book ‘Weeds’ The Practical ‘How To Create An Eco Garden’ 2 Book Collection of Essays ‘Digging Deep’ Click on the photos above to read more about what makes these books such a worthwhile read… or visit the Modern Mint Shop. If you want …

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Apr29

Great Nature Writing

Here are a few recommendations for great nature writing – some are free, some will take you elsewhere to buy the book… All are well worth reading though, as they don’t just write about nature – but politics, capitalism, the economy and romance too… The Pain You Feel Is Capitalism Dying Reason 2: Damage Built Up in the Natural World There is no such thing as an economy that exists without the physical world. The delusional idea that markets are separate from nature has guided mainstream economic policy for a long time — and now we are seeing the consequences in mass …

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