Love Food Hate Waste

When I was at the Hobsonville Point Eco Market in November with our Green Goddess products I was able to take some time away from the stand (thanks Mum) and talk to some of the other vendors, one of my favourite’s was Love Food Hate Waste. Wasting food is something I definitely do not love, I tend to keep just about …

Food Storage Guide

Groom and Style are a healthy lifestyle blog on a mission to help reduce food waste by teaching people how to properly store food. This great blog, written by Kelli Gardener, should come in handy during this festive season when we tend to over shop and over cook. So, what do we do with all of our leftovers? Your Guide …

composting bins, wire and wooden, in a paddock

Composting With Hayley, Part Two

This is our second composting article from Trash Talking Mama, Hayley. As promised, she has listed items you can compost at home, some of which may even surprise you. Composting is a very effective way to drastically reduce landfill waste and harmful greenhouse gases, even if you don’t have very much space you can still compost by using a bench top …

bowl with cereal and milk in the bottom

Wasted Food Is A Wasted Planet

Did you know that food waste contributes to global warming? Eco-warrior and Trash Talking Mama Hayley Crawford is passionate about reducing waste. This week she shares her thoughts on food waste. Global warming is a hot topic – excuse the pun. But what you may not know is that reducing your food waste may be a very effective way for you to combat …

3 spoons with spaghetti and cheery tomato

Portly Portions

I’ve been spending a bit of time in New York lately and one thing that amazes me is the size of the portions they eat here. You order a simple sandwich and it arrives with eight pieces of bread which all seem to have been individually fried, then there’s about a kilo of ham in there, plus, a kilo of cheese. And …