"In isolation, morality has neither role nor application - but that's just it you see, we are not in isolation and therefore pursuing morally driven responses is essential to all we do, in particular eating, cooking and edible gardening."CONNECT is a locally produced book encouraging you to grow and prepare your own real food."...'real' food requires me to have had a hand in it, for it to contain no artificial elements in the form of ingredients or in the way it was prepared.""...if I haven't stirred it, folded it or baked it then I must have researched it. If I haven't grown it then I must know its story.""To make my food real, I connect with it and then, importantly, I share that connection with others enjoying the food.""My 'real' food carries a little bit of me, a little bit of my garden and a lot of sincerity. My 'real' food is connected food."CONNECT details sustainable growing practices for 20 cool climate edible crops in conjunction with over 120 real ingredient recipes. Along the way it provides sustainable living and sustainable food preparation hints to help the reader connect with all facets of their chosen food system.