Here is a Spring inspired dish on this Meat Free Monday. This asparagus crostini with watercress hummus makes a delicious, healthy and speedy lunch (or light dinner). Recipe from The Flexitarian .
Longer days, warmer weather and bright sunshine . . . Spring has definitely arrived. It is the perfect excuse to get back into shape after the long Winter. Luckily, we have the perfect range of bamboo sportswear and yogawear to help you look good and feel good!
Soft and breathable bamboo is the perfect material for sportswear. Mix and match styles and colours and choose from leggings, shorts with matching baselayers or tops.
The latest Bam Bamboo range is suitable for tennis, yoga, running, hiking etc… Personally, I absolutely love this Lustre Vest which I am using for yoga and running. Here are a few of my other favourites for this season:
You can view the full range of sportswear and yogawear here.
Available in blue or red, each dress is beautifully designed light and comfy gingham with two side pockets, gathered detail and a stylish bow feature. Garments are made in Turkey from GOTS certified organic cotton which guarantees that the whole supply chain from field to final product meets rigorous environmental and social standards.
Available for ages 3/4y up to 10/11y, these beautiful organic cotton Summer dresses are priced from £18.95 to £19.95 depending on size.
I am always excited to see the latest Kite Kids‘ collection and this season is no exception.
Fun, bright and colourful Kite Kids have once again created clothes that appeal to both children and adults. My children have several garments from the Dorset company. They love the colours and the super soft organic cotton. On the other hand I keen on them wearing clothes “with a conscience” made to the highest ethical and ecological standards.
Here are a few of my favourite outfits from the Spring / Summer collection:
Don’t miss our Eco Lingerie Flash Sale as we are making some space for the new Spring collections arriving after Easter.
Hurry stock is limited and this flash sale ends March 26th at midnight.
Happy Meat Free Monday! This Mung Beans & Chicory Salad With Orange Vinaigrette makes a delicious early Spring lunch or light dinner. Recipe from The Flexitarian.
In spite of a strong farming heritage, 40% of Britain’s food is currently brought in from overseas which is both bad for the environment and the economy. Supporting local businesses and producers is one way we can make our money go further, boost local economies and build communities.
Here is a round-up of British websites that will help you source fresh, local, seasonal produce from local farmers’ markets, farm shops, producers and independents. You can use this list for your weekly shopping as well as when you are on holidays.
Local Foods – nationwide web directory of Farmers’ Markets, Farm Shops, Pick Your Own.
At The Farm Gate – nationwide database linking UK farmers, small holders and related local producers with people who want to buy direct and support the British farming and countryside industry.
Food Assembly – launched in France, Food Assembly is now in the UK. Choose from a wide range of local products and collect your order from your local Assembly. Producers set their own prices and receive an income that is both fair for them and good for the local economy. Nationwide.
Hubbub – do your weekly shopping from local independents. You can place your orders from different local shops on Hubbub website. Hubbub then consolidates from all the different suppliers and makes one delivery to you. London only.
Hampshire Farmers Markets – not-for-profit, community interest organisation supporting producers of Hampshire.
London Farmers’ Markets – meet London’s farmers, fishermen, growers and bakers who all share a passion for home grown products.
Food Finder SW – supporting West Country’s produce this app (iphone only) lets you search for your favourite West Country food and drink and see how far you are from the nearest retailer.
Fresh N Local – also based in the West Country, this website helps you find local traders and farmer’s market in the area.
This article was originally published by The Flexitarian
We have some brand new value packs of organic cotton underwear by Living Crafts for men, women and kids. These everyday basics represent excellent value for money.
Our latest organic cotton underwear collection include:
Made to the highest ethical standard and free from chemicals Living Crafts organic cotton underwear is great for sensitive skins.
Happy Meat Free Monday! This curried cauliflower soup is inspired by aloo gobi. Indian spices pair really well with cauliflower to make a delicious and comforting soup. Serve with warm pitta bread. Recipe from The Flexitarian.