How many of you will be going out at least once over Christmas for food or drinks? I'd put money on most of you. While you are out laughing, joking, enjoying yourselves with friends and family... think about the people serving, preparing and cleaning up after your food and drinks. At this time of the … Continue reading Ho Ho Ho Hospitality
Lately it seems everyone is talking about meat and the sustainability issues that surround it. So I'm going to join in! Of course, this isn't the first time I've wrote about it, earlier this year I tried Veganuary, then for Lent I gave up meat and now I'd class myself as Flexitarian (or whatever new trendy … Continue reading Meaty Impact and Innovations
Somehow we're now mid way through the month, and as promised in my previous post here is an update on how my Plastic Free July is going... Truthfully, it's not going very well. I've had some successes... I've been shopping from my local greengrocers and taking reusable bags with me, this massively cuts down on plastic packaging and … Continue reading My Plastic Free Struggle
At the start of the year I took part in Veganuary. Then for Lent I gave up meat. I enjoyed being veggie so much that I extended my non-meat eating period until a weekend in Berlin where lots of beer weakened my resistance to currywurst (oops). Since then I have only been eating meat on the odd … Continue reading What is a Flexitarian?
I usually do yoga at my local leisure centre and recently they've added some extra sessions of piyo and pilates which I can't wait to get stuck into. I've also started going to an outdoor yoga session which is held at Whistlewood Common (a community-owned area of land in my parent's town) one Friday a … Continue reading Asquith – Yoga
This time last week I was begrudgingly returning to work following a long weekend in Berlin (which now seems a lifetime ago). Having visited the city just last March, this trip's aim was to practice our German 'skills', see the sights we didn't manage to see last time and to experience some of the cool … Continue reading Beautiful Bank Holiday in Berlin
As someone who absolutely loves food, but wants to buy and eat a product that is sustainable and safe, is from a company that looks after its employees and does not damage the environment, I was very much looking forward to Ethical Consumer Magazine's latest issue. Every issue Ethical Consumer focuses on a specific area, in which … Continue reading Ethical Food Shop