Zero Waste

Easy Zero Waste Swaps 3: Zero Waste At Work

Starting off Zero Waste is so exciting and so rewarding. There are so many simple swaps you can make that will drastically cut down the amount of waste you produce. But, unfortunately, there are areas of life that require a bit more thought - I find the workplace is one of the key ones! There… Continue reading Easy Zero Waste Swaps 3: Zero Waste At Work

Baking · Sweet · Zero Waste-friendly

Chocolate Chip & Olive Oil Cookies

These cookies are super fudgey, chocolatey and make a perfect snack. I've been experimenting with using more locally sourced alternatives to coconut oil wherever I can in baking and cooking, and olive oil is the best! It isn't at all nutty, unlike rapeseed oil, and has a really subtle flavour that works perfectly in cakes… Continue reading Chocolate Chip & Olive Oil Cookies

Baking · Breakfast · Zero Waste-friendly

Quinoa & Raisin Soda Bread

This is another recipe using fantastic, British-grown pulses and grains from the good folks over at Hodmedod's. This time their nutty, protein-rich & delicious quinoa is at centre stage!  "I don't think you realise quite how much I love soda bread." Those were my Mum's words when she set her eyes on this bread! I… Continue reading Quinoa & Raisin Soda Bread

Student-friendly · Zero Waste

Zero Waste 101: How to Food Shop – Without Access to Bulk Stores

If you're lucky enough to live in London or another large metropolitan city, there will likely be a plethora of options available for buying foods in bulk or unpackaged. Not everyone is so lucky, but that doesn't mean that you can't take steps towards reducing your own consumer plastic waste. Here are some tips for… Continue reading Zero Waste 101: How to Food Shop – Without Access to Bulk Stores

Autumn · Breakfast · Zero Waste-friendly

Autumn Spiced Baked Oatmeal with Buckwheat

Here's a recipe for a simple and delicious baked oatmeal recipe, perfect for a cosy autumn morning when you've got a little more time on your hands to prep a delicious breakfast. Top with chopped nuts, fresh fruit, and some molasses or maple syrup to invoke the spirit of the autumn fairies. It will serve… Continue reading Autumn Spiced Baked Oatmeal with Buckwheat