Slow Food is also simply about taking the time to slow down and to enjoy life with family and friends. The Slow Food movement was founded by Carlo Petrini. It aims to preserve the cultural cuisine and the associated food plants and seeds, domestic animals, and farming within an ecoregion.
From farmer Joel Salatin’s point of view, life in the 21st century just ain’t normal. In Folks, This Ain’t Normal, he discusses how far removed we are from the simple, sustainable joy that comes from living close to the land and the people we love.