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Advice For Reducing Kitchen and Food Waste

Advice For Reducing Kitchen and Food Waste

We all know that reducing waste is important, but it can be hard to know where to start. In the kitchen there are many ways to cut down on waste without making any big changes to your routine. With a few simple changes, you can make meal planning and cooking easier while also decreasing the amount of food you throw away. You can also keep your consumption of plastics and harmful products down to a minimum. It's win-win-win! We're passionate about reducing food and all other types of waste – here's our advice for limiting your household's kitchen waste. It starts...

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4 Tips For Making Your Fresh Produce Last Longer

4 Tips For Making Your Fresh Produce Last Longer

Buying produce at the grocery store can be a bittersweet task. It's tempting to put every mouth watering fruit or vegetable we come across into our cart, making the checkout line a somewhat rude awakening. Not only is produce expensive, sometimes it doesn't last very long! But it doesn't have to be this way – you just need to know the proper techniques for storing produce to get fresh produce to last longer. At Good & Fugly we're experts in getting the most life (and bang for your buck!) out of fruit & veg. Here are our favourite tips and...

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5 benefits of eating seasonally (yes, it's cheaper!)

5 benefits of eating seasonally (yes, it's cheaper!)

Australia is blessed with some of the freshest fruit and veg in the world – and seasonal eating is a great way to enjoy Aussie produce at it's flavourful best! While there are few things that taste better than cherries or a peach at its peak, did you know seasonal eating has financial, health and environmental benefits too? Good & Fugly customers already know we're big fans of taking the seasonal approach, specifically curating each box to show off what's on offer. Here are five of the biggest advantages of choosing seasonal produce for your meals. 1. Seasonality allows consumers...

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6 Simple Ways to Teach Kids About Sustainability and the Environment

6 Simple Ways to Teach Kids About Sustainability and the Environment

It's never too early to start teaching kids about the environment and ways they can help protect their world. While it might seem like sustainability is a difficult concept for young children to grasp, getting them involved in hands-on activities makes the learning (and teaching) fun! Here are a few simple ideas to help you raise the next generation of planet saviours

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