Matches for: “food waste” …

Stop food waste-recipe ideas #5

Stop food waste-recipe ideas #5

This one somehow slipped through the net-I wrote it ages ago and then promptly forgot about it and it has been sat in my Drafts file for months now…! But in the spirit of Waste Not, Want Not, I am not going to ‘waste’ a blog post, so here goes… The last post for now … Continue reading

Waste Not Want Not-leftover risotto

Waste Not Want Not-leftover risotto

I was asked to contribute some of my thoughts on food waste recently by a very lovely called Bibi. In amongst our e-mail correspondence we ended exchanging our favourite zero-waste recipes. I sent Bibi the link to my Dead Bread recipe, and Bibi sent me a fabulous recipe for Baked Rice, from an Italian Vegetarian … Continue reading

Waste Less Live More-Grow It

Waste Less Live More-Grow It

Thursday already, and today’s Be Resourceful Challenge for Waste Less Live More week is #GrowIt. I am the world’s worst gardener. I kind of want to garden, and to be part of the whole Grow Your Own movement. But I soon get frustrated when I realise that: I have no idea what I am doing/the … Continue reading

Waste Less Live More Week

Waste Less Live More Week

Hurray ,it’s back! It doesn’t seem like a whole year since last year’s Waste Less Live More Week, but it is! Last year was all about Better Food for All, and if you missed it, and have a burning desire to read them, you can see my posts here, here, here, here, here, here, here, and … Continue reading

Zero Waste Week-Day 5

Day 5 of Zero Waste Week is officially looking at food waste.This is something that I’ve worked really hard on in the last 18 months or so, and I’m pleased to report that we never throw any food waste into our black bin.Our council don’t do a food waste collection (although we have a bio-digestor … Continue reading

Zero Waste Week Day 3

Today’s Rubbish adventures have been thankfully very few. I am sure you are all almost as grateful as I am as it means not having to look at lots of pictures of my rubbish… We had our Riverford delivery today, which is thankfully very low on packaging. Most things are unpackaged, or in cardboard punnets. … Continue reading

Zero Waste Week-Day 2

OK, 1st up, apologies for my moaning yesterday, and huge thanks for all your lovely comments and support! So, Day 2.I opened the bin this morning, to assess the extent of yesterday’s waste, only to find that hubby had deposited an empty packet of crisps, AND (this is truly shocking, so brace yourselves) a tea … Continue reading

Zero Waste Ice Lollies

Zero Waste Ice Lollies

Apologies in advance if this post puts an end to this glorious sunshine. It has been HOT! And sunny. And generally more like Summer than I remember a Summer being for a little while. Hurray! We have however, been eating a reasonable number of ice lollies, and I am sure that we have seen a resultant … Continue reading

Waste Less Wednesday

Waste Less Wednesday

Wednesday, or Hump Day, and it’s Waste Less Wednesday for those taking part in the Better Food for all Challenge as part of Waste Less, Live More week. In case you are in any need of persauding why we all need to make an effort to waste less food, and in case you missed it … Continue reading