Food Waste, Motivation & Wisdom

Food Waste Reduction Motivation

Today's Monday Motivation is a reminder on how not to waste food. The image was part of World War I propaganda (created in 1917) to remind United States residents to not waste food. Ironically, every action is applicable today. Which action(s) do you intend on performing this week?

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Food Waste Spotlight: Be One To Give

Today's Food Waste Friday is a spotlight on Be One To Give (Instagram)  whom I learnt about via an Insta-story. The following are the responses to my food waste questions. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself. A: Be One to Give is a food delivery app for retailers with surplus prepared food on site… Continue reading Food Waste Spotlight: Be One To Give

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Food Waste Spotlight: Food Waste Feast

Today's Food Waste Friday is a spotlight on Food Waste Feast (Instagram)  whom I learnt about while reviewing posts with #foodwastewarriors. The following are the responses to my food waste questions. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself. A: Food Waste Feast is a project by two sisters, Mei and Irene Li, who co-founded… Continue reading Food Waste Spotlight: Food Waste Feast

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Food Waste Spotlight: Reveal

Today's Food Waste Friday is a spotlight on Reveal (Instagram)  whom I learnt about while reviewing posts with #foodwastewarriors. The following are the responses to my food waste questions. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself. A: Through Reveal - we are changing the way we look at the world's resources. Our mission is… Continue reading Food Waste Spotlight: Reveal

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Food Waste Spotlight: White Moustache Yogurt

Today's Food Waste Friday is a spotlight on White Mustache Yogurt (Instagram)  I learnt about the company last Fall and appreciated that the whey is utilized rather than tossed. The following are the responses to my food waste questions. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself. A:  The White Moustache tells a story about… Continue reading Food Waste Spotlight: White Moustache Yogurt

Composting and Gardening, Food Waste, Low-waste Living

Food Waste Spotlight: Reduction_Raider1

Today's Food Waste Friday is a spotlight on @reduction_raider1 (Instagram) - writer +  frugal foodie.  The following are the responses to my food waste questions. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself. A:  A fully fledged, frugal foodie, passionate about avoiding food waste. When not loitering in supermarket reduction aisles, she blogs about eating… Continue reading Food Waste Spotlight: Reduction_Raider1

Composting and Gardening, Food Waste, Low-waste Living

Food Waste Spotlight: Lindsay Miles

Today's Food Waste Friday is a spotlight on Lindsay Miles (@treadingmyownpath) - author, speaker + waste educator.  Lindsay's second book The Less Waste No Fuss Kitchen was released earlier this month.  The following are the Lindsay's responses to my food waste questions. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself. A:  I’m a writer, waste… Continue reading Food Waste Spotlight: Lindsay Miles

Earth focused, Food Waste, Low-waste Living

Local Food Scrap and Compost Options

Last Saturday I attended a workshop discussing how NYC sanitation recycles food scraps. The panelists focused on the perspective of public collection which is quite different from private organizations. I realized my own knowledge gaps and misconceptions when it came to how our city handles compost and/or food scraps. Which then made me wonder how… Continue reading Local Food Scrap and Compost Options

Cooking, Food Waste, Low-waste Living

Food Waste Spotlight: Ends + Stems Meal Planning

Today's Food Waste Friday is a spotlight on a company aimed at reducing food waste. The following are the owner's responses to my food waste questions. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself and your company. A: Ends+Stems is a meal planning web app. It's subscription based ($12.50 per month) and works on any… Continue reading Food Waste Spotlight: Ends + Stems Meal Planning