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How to Cook – Red Split Lentils

What are Red Split Lentils?

Red Split Lentils are by far the quickest to cook of the lentil family. They need no pre-soaking and as they are split (the skins removed so they split naturally into two halves), they cook very quickly.

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Published: June 3, 2018
Author: Ruth Mildred
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How to Cook – Amaranth

What is Amaranth?

Amaranth is an ancient plant, once a staple of the Aztec and Inca diet. Also used for ritual purposes in these ancient cultures, its name means ‘unwithering’, and the plant was a symbol of immortality.

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Published: May 21, 2018
Author: Ruth Mildred
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Plastic Free Snacks

Treat yourself without it costing the earth and keep healthy too with plastic free snacks!

We all enjoy a snack and if we choose our snacks carefully then they can be good for us. Choosing plastic free snacks will also be good for the planet. Snacking well can help to keep blood sugar levels stable and stave off the hunger pangs.

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Published: May 21, 2018
Author: Ruth Mildred
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