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9 Easy & Thrifty Ways to Use Leftover Rice + Recipe Ideas

9 Easy & Thrifty Ways to Use Leftover Rice + Recipe Ideas

Ever found yourself wondering what to do with leftover rice? There is no need to throw it away. Cooked rice is so versatile, don’t let it go to waste. Instead transform any leftover into a delicious meal. Below I have compiled some of my favourite recipes. STUFFED VEGETABLES Tomatoes, peppers, courgettes, mushrooms, aubergines, marrows etc… can all be […]

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Supercharge Your Diet With Spirulina

Supercharge Your Diet With Spirulina

If you are looking to add some healthy supplements to your diet, look no further. Spirulina is loaded with vitamins, nutrients and, with 9 essential amino acids, is a complete protein. Adding a rich deep green colour to your food, it is a useful addition to your daily routine and you will quickly enjoy its […]

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10 Delicious Recipes With Purple Sprouting Broccoli

10 Delicious Recipes With Purple Sprouting Broccoli

Tender and delicious, purple sprouting broccoli is a true early Spring gem. Its dazzling deep green and purple tones look stunning. Originally from the Mediterranean region, it has been grown in the UK for some time now and in season from February to April. Purple sprouting broccoli makes a perfect side dish as well as a tasty addition to pasta, risotto, […]

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14 Meat Free Recipes To Celebrate Chinese New Year

14 Meat Free Recipes To Celebrate Chinese New Year

We celebrate the start of Chinese New Year with meat free versions of some traditional Chinese recipes. For the next 15 days celebrations will take place around the world to mark the year of the goat, sheep or ram. Apparently there is a bit of a confusion this year caused by the Mandarin Chinese character yang: 羊 […]

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40 Delicious Pancake Recipes To Make with Left Overs

40 Delicious Pancake Recipes To Make with Left Overs

We often buy too much or simply forget what’s in the refrigerator and end wasting food, a lot of food. Overall up to 50% of the food produced ends up in the bin.  Even though we are improving, UK households are still wasting around 21% of perfectly good food. By becoming savvier with using left overs, families could save on average £60 […]

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Weekend Reading: Teaching Kids To Enjoy Foods, Insects as Superfoods and 5-Minute Vegan Meals

Weekend Reading: Teaching Kids To Enjoy Foods, Insects as Superfoods and 5-Minute Vegan Meals

  I strive to make meals at home a regular event where we eat together and socialise. We eat later than the typical English family as whenever possible we wait for my husband to come back from work. This is something I have always felt strongly about, as I feel it is central to the bond between […]

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