Although I’ve known about palm oil for a few years now, in the last year or so I’ve developed a greater understanding of its impacts. The other day I was having a think (as ya do) and a click just switched. I thought why am I continuing to buy products that contain palm oil when … More Rethinking palm oil
If you’re craving fruit and chocolate and fancy a quick snack, then look no further! The combination of the fruity apple and sweet chocolate with pumpkin seeds tackles all the taste buds and left me wanting 100 more! I made this using both raw apple and baked apple, and while both are delicious I prefer the … More Chocolate and pumpkin seed covered apple bites
Having found out that Divine Chocolate is palm oil free, in my mind the outing was easy… go to the supermarket and buy some divine chocolate. However, on arriving at the chocolate aisle I was faced with a tough decision of what bar to choose from with the many flavours on offer. In the … More REVIEW: Divine milk chocolate sharing bar (no palm oil)
When I first purchased the Pip & Nut peanut butter squeeze pack I just assumed it was going to have the same consistency as your standard peanut spread, but to my delight it was more of a smooth “sauce” form (don’t worry though, I don’t discriminate… I love peanut butter of all forms and textures!). … More REVIEW: Pip & nut peanut butter squeeze pack (no palm oil)
These are perfect if you fancy a snack or small pudding and have limited time. With only two ingredients and a combined preparation and cooking time of approx. 15 minutes, I don’t see why you wouldn’t want to give them a try! To start off with I used 120g of porridge oats and 2 medium-large … More 2-ingredient banana “cookies”
If only I had a penny for every alternative name palm oil can be listed under… When you go into the supermarket and read product labels (which you obviously do all the time) and find no ‘palm oil’ among the hundreds of ingredients, you may think you’re on to a winner… but don’t be fooled. … More Alternative names for palm oil
Why not boycott palm oil altogether?…Well there is a clear answer to this. Palm oil is not only extremely high yielding and versatile with relatively low production costs, but more importantly is the most productive oil crop. In other words, it requires A LOT less land to produce the same amount of palm oil than alternative oil … More Why not boycott palm oil altogether?