The Little Grower’s Cookbook: Projects For Every Season

by Ghillie James, Julia Parker, Olivia Colman (Foreword)

Looking for some delightful activities to enjoy with your children during the last few days of the summer holidays? We absolutely adore… 

The Little Grower’s Cookbook: Projects For Every Season by  Ghillie James, Julia Parker, Olivia Colman (Foreword) 
This is an utterly delightful book! Perfect not only for summer holiday activities, but can be enjoyed throughout the year!

This inspiring book is created around the following chapters:

Gardening Basics
Including, What Plants Need and Useful Tools, Types of Soil, Let’s recycle, 10 ways to save the planet, Welcome Wildlife and a very helpful Seasonal Planning and Harvesting chart. 

Get Planting! 

Including, What to Plant in Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter 

Get Cooking! 

The most delicious recipes using the ingredients that have been grown with step-by-step instructions and the most mouth-watering photography. 

Weekend Fun: 

A magical collection of activities, including, Making your own Seed Feeders, Magical Flower Potions, Make a Mini-Greenhouse, Design your own Wormery, Building a Bug Hotel and Designing Your Own Seed Library. 

This is an absolutely wonderful book to inspire young and old to explore the joy of growing and being outside. Full of helpful tips and page after page of gardening, cooking and outdoor activities inspiration. Beautifully produced, this is a book that every home needs, full of useful information and inspiring projects, the perfect answer to “What shall we do today?”. 

We absolutely loved it! Destined to be one of our Favourite Family Books of 2021. 

Highly Recommended!

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THE LITTLE GROWER’S COOKBOOK: PROJECTS FOR EVERY SEASON – Ghillie James, Julia Parker, Olivia Colman (foreword) 

Description: A game-changing book with more than sixty simple and sustainable gardening activities, recipes and weekend fun for every season, The Little Grower’s Cookbook is the perfect way to tempt kids away from screens and out into the green for some creative and eco-friendly family time together.

Whether it’s a rainy day, the weekend or a holiday, there are fun-filled activities to suit everyone. Simple step-by-step instructions, colourful photos and plenty of tips and tricks make seasonal growing, harvesting and cooking exciting and easy. Have you ever tried to grow veggies in an old welly boot, made a butterfly banquet or tasted a snail sandwich?

With no need for a large garden or a big budget, these projects will teach and inspire children to look at what’s around them in the natural world and have fun with it. They will learn, play and experiment with nature’s bounty through planet-friendly projects that re-use repurposed and recycled materials. 

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