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Tag: sustainable living

16-10-2021: World Food Day and how to contribute – safe food now for a healthy tomorrow

16-10-2021: World Food Day and how to contribute – safe food now for a healthy tomorrow

As a student of Food and Nutrition, I couldn’t ignore this important day that celebrates the 75th birthday of FAO (The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations). I even have a request for everyone: to put all our efforts into a healthy and […]

Fresh Pickings

Fresh Pickings

Hi again! Did you ever realise you could forage a salad from your local environment? If you would like to know which edible plants grow in the UK or how to make the tastiest salad… I have written this blog just for you! I have […]

Let’s reduce our plastic usage!!!

Let’s reduce our plastic usage!!!

Hello again! Last week it was announced that Asda had opened their first-ever sustainability store in Leeds, offering a range of refillable stations for food, cleaning products and a whole host of recycling initiatives throughout the store. They are planning to use this store to test which elements […]

Supporting businesswomen and men

Supporting businesswomen and men

Hello again 🙂 I hope you’re staying extra safe now that lockdown restrictions have been lifted and shops have been reopened. I think if the shops remained closed during this pandemic, our economy would really be struggling even more than what we have already. I […]

How to make your home sustainable

How to make your home sustainable

Hi everyone! I hope you’re staying home and staying safe! As you may have read in my previous blogs, I love the idea of being environmentally friendly. Firstly, I’d love to let you know about David Attenborough’s movie which is being released on Netflix this […]