Get Your Chef On!
What's It Worth? ...
We buy 12 million loaves per day, most of which are wrapped in plastic ...
We are busy busy busy people. That's why there are so many convenience products out there. Although they save us a spot of time, they cause the planet a spot of bother with all the plastic that is produced for them.
Every fridge and cupboard in the land will be different - maybe you love a bit of coleslaw, maybe hummus is your thing, or a tasty bit of garlic bread or even a loaf of bread.
Sales of Hummus alone are about £100m a year in the UK and nearly 12 million loaves of bread are sold every. single. day ... That's a lot of plastic!
See if you can knock up your very own version of it …
Check out what you've got in your fridge or cupboard that's wrapped in plastic, then see if you can knock up your very own version of it … it's so much are easier than you think.
Making your own will be healthier and cheaper. Plus, you can't beat mastering your own recipe (whilst chucking in a secret ingredient or two). Share your home-made skills (and maybe your 'secret' ingredients) on the socials below.
Just try to make sure the raw ingredients aren't coming in plastic.
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Max Points 400.
• 0 Points: If everything you eat is made by a factory
•20 Points: For every single piece of home made magic you rustle up regularly.
(e.g. If you now make you own Coleslaw from scratch every time and your days of shop bought plastic wrapped coleslaw are over ... 20 Points)
Award yourself Max Points if this isn't applicable to you.
e.g. Max Points for Nappies if you don't have a baby / Max Points for Drive Economically if you don't drive.
Here you'll find some helpful products, services or information that'll help you make the change.