Month: March 2018

Energy Bars

This post is part of our Easy, Waste-Busting Food and Drink Recipes resource. This page includes recipes for: “I Have Nothing in My Pantry and No Time to Spare” Muesli Bars (WF, OF, V+, RSF, can be NF) Muesli Bars/”Oaty Things” (WF, OF, V+, RSF, […]

Drinks

This post is part of our Easy, Waste-Busting Food and Drink Recipes resource. This post shares recipes for: Tea and Infusions Dairy and non-dairy milks Ginger beer (coming soon…) Tea and Infusions Tea can be tricky in a zero waste lifestyle. Generally, we avoid teabags […]

Condiments, Spreads and Bread

This post is part of our Easy, Waste-Busting Food and Drink Recipes resource. This page includes recipes for: Vegemite/marmite alternative (GF, V+, OF, NF) Nut or seed butter (GF, V+, OF, can be NF) Sourdough Breadmaking (V+, OF, NF) Scroll down to find the recipe […]

Crackers

This post is part of our Easy, Waste-Busting Food and Drink Recipes resource. This page includes recipes for: Crackers Pea Flour “Shapes” Crackers (GF, V+, NF) Oat Crackers (V+, NF) Walnut and Rice Flour Crackers (WF, V+, OF) Scroll down to find the recipe you’re […]

Dips

This post is part of our Easy, Waste-Busting Food and Drink Recipes resource. This page includes recipes for: Dips Sunflower Seed/Tomato (GF, V+, OF, NF, RAW) Garden Greens Pesto (GF, V+, OF) Muhammara (GF, V+, RAW, OF) Hummus (GF, V+, OF, NF) Scroll down to […]

Easy, waste-busting recipes for food and drink

Easy, waste-busting recipes for food and drink

Whenever we do our talks, we provide zero waste nibbles, free of charge, as a way of demonstrating that it’s possible to create easy snacks and treats without the packaging. We focus on recreating the kinds of pre-made, convenience foods that people would otherwise buy […]

Zero Waste in North Canterbury (excluding Christchurch City)

Zero Waste in North Canterbury (excluding Christchurch City)

This guide covers North Canterbury only (from Kaikōura to Rakaia River) but it EXCLUDES Christchurch City. For the rest of the Canterbury region, please click here. NB: This guide is arranged roughly from the North of North Canterbury, to the South (skipping over Christchurch but including Selwyn District), so scroll […]

Zero Waste in Marlborough

Zero Waste in Marlborough

NB: All our regional guides cover as many low-waste options as we could find for food, drink, kitchen and food packaging, cleaning products and bathroom products – scroll down to view each category. FOOD OPTIONS (I.E. STORES THAT OFFER LOOSE ITEMS WHICH YOU CAN PUT, UNPACKAGED, INTO […]