Blog Posts - Food Waste



In A Pickle

  When you get to the end of your onion jar, don’t get in a pickle, you can use that leftover vinegar for cooking or decant it into a bottle for your chips. I like chips! Grandma bean uses the oil from the olives to cook with, once all the...
by Bean On An Adventure on Sep 24, 2014

So Many Spaces, So Little Time

The voice has been sat at the typewriter again this week, doing that thing she calls editing. It’s very boring. I keep having to wriggle so that she gets up and does something different. She says I’m a very impatient little bean and that...
by Bean On An Adventure on Sep 22, 2014

Freeze!

When we visited Norfolk last week the voice was very happy when some family friends offered to let us have some fresh fruit and vegetables from their garden. They are all grown organically which makes them very tasty. The voice doesn’t want to...
by Bean On An Adventure on Sep 17, 2014

Freeze!

When we visited Norfolk last week the voice was very happy when some family friends offered to let us have some fresh fruit and vegetables from their garden. They are all grown organically which makes them very tasty. The voice doesn’t want to...
by Bean On An Adventure on Sep 17, 2014

Leave It!

The voice loves tea and so do I. All sorts of tea, limeflower, lemon, chai, fruit, peppermint, and of course earl grey. She particularly likes loose leaf tea. As part of the September Green Bean Challenge, the voice and I have been trying to find way...
by Bean On An Adventure on Sep 16, 2014

Leave It!

The voice loves tea and so do I. All sorts of tea, limeflower, lemon, chai, fruit, peppermint, and of course earl grey. She particularly likes loose leaf tea. As part of the September Green Bean Challenge, the voice and I have been trying to find way...
by Bean On An Adventure on Sep 16, 2014

Leave It!

The voice loves tea and so do I. All sorts of tea, limeflower, lemon, chai, fruit, peppermint, and of course earl grey. She particularly likes loose leaf tea. As part of the September Green Bean Challenge, the voice and I have been trying to find way...
by Bean On An Adventure on Sep 16, 2014

Anti-Food-Waste Challenge

Am Dienstag bekam ich eine Mail von MARLEY SPOON in welcher ich gefragt worden bin ob ich nicht Lust hätte Ihre Anti-Food-Waste Challenge mit zu machen, denn auch ich lege viel Wert auf Nachhaltigkeit... Der Beitrag Anti-Food-Waste Chall...
by Mein Rezept der Woche on Sep 12, 2014

Green Bean: September Challenge

  The Voice has been doing a lot of thinking recently. She says it’s because she has been thinking about the planet and how many people live on it already. There are over seven billion Beans on the planet. That’s a lot of Beans and I...
by Bean On An Adventure on Sep 10, 2014

Green Bean: September Challenge

  The Voice has been doing a lot of thinking recently. She says it’s because she has been thinking about the planet and how many people live on it already. There are over seven billion Beans on the planet. That’s a lot of Beans and I...
by Bean On An Adventure on Sep 10, 2014

5 Ways to Better Manage Household Food Waste

We all know that food waste is a huge problem. According to Foodwise, Australians discard up to 20% of the food they purchase and up to 40% of the average rubbish bin is food.  The average Australian household throws away over $1,000 worth of food e...
by Rosehips and Rhubarb on Aug 17, 2014

Five Ways to Better Manage Household Food Waste

We all know that food waste is a huge problem. According to Foodwise, Australians discard up to 20% of the food they purchase and up to 40% of the average rubbish bin is food.  The average Australian household throws away over $1,000 worth of food e...
by Rosehips and Rhubarb on Aug 17, 2014

Calling All Dumpster Divers (reblogged)

Dirty blue dumpster (Photo credit: Wikipedia)Calling All Dumpster DiversBy Sarah Ostaszewski Posted April 17, 2014 Where Have All The Divers Gone?After learning about...

15 ways to avoid wasting food and why (plus what to do if all else fails)!

Reducing food waste is something that has become more and more important to me.  It hasn't always been this way.  In the past I really didn't give much thought to it, I felt bad that there were people going hungry in the world, but I didn't...
by Eco Thrifty Living on Apr 24, 2014

15 ways to avoid wasting food and why (plus what to do if all else fails)!

Reducing food waste is something that has become more and more important to me.  It hasn't always been this way.  In the past I really didn't give much thought to it, I felt bad that there were people going hungry in the world, but I didn't...
by Eco Thrifty Living on Apr 24, 2014

Turning food waste into business opportunity

Did you know that 58% of carrots grown in the UK go to waste? For every carrot you buy, another one was thrown away. It’s one of the many striking facts about food waste I picked up from Tristram Stuart’s book on the subject. A third of t...
by Make Wealth History on Apr 22, 2014

Good on their Lordships

Yesterday we heard some apparently conflicting news. Foodbank use is up by 30% and Unemployment is down to below 7%. The opposition parties were almost silent about the latter but the Government was equally silent about the former. The two … Co...
by IanChisnall on Apr 17, 2014

Good on their Lordships

Yesterday we heard some apparently conflicting news. Foodbank use is up by 30% and Unemployment is down to below 7%. The opposition parties were almost silent about the latter but the Government was equally silent about the former. The two … Co...
by IanChisnall on Apr 17, 2014

Raspberry avocado sorbet recipe - a delicious sugar and dairy free dessert!

Although blitzing avocado with frozen raspberries may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of eating dessert, actually it tastes great (to my sugar free taste buds) and the taste of the avocado is hidden behind the raspberry flavo...
by Eco Thrifty Living on Apr 9, 2014

Raspberry avocado sorbet recipe - a delicious sugar and dairy free dessert!

Although blitzing avocado with frozen raspberries may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of eating dessert, actually it tastes great (to my sugar free taste buds) and the taste of the avocado is hidden behind the raspberry flavo...
by Eco Thrifty Living on Apr 9, 2014


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