A couple of days ago there was a discussion on Sky News about food waste in the UK. This is a problem that I am extremely passionate about and something that can be changed so easily. Every day tons of edible food is thrown away in supermarkets and from households while many people struggle to scrape together even a meal a day. Not only that, a huge amount of resources is required to produce fruit and vegetables, rear livestock as well as processing, transporting and packaging food stuffs. It is truly such a waste.
I am make a big effort not to waste perfectly edible food. One of the main ways I do this is to plan my weekly meals and do one big shop. Although I sometimes forget things, I generally go to the grocery store once a week with a list of ingredients for my planned meals. Continue reading “Banana Bread Muffins”