As the COVID pandemic presses on, people have plenty of time on their hands to find their inner chef and experiment in the kitchen. While trying different recipes and diets, you might have discovered veganism is your cup of tea for a variety of reasons. But if you are considering a plant-based diet driven by environmental motives, you might have to consider that some vegetables … Continue reading RADIO: The vegetables that are not always green
Who would like to be a butcher at the moment? They are facing challenges from all quarters. Global warming is threatening our existence and the meat industry is blamed for being one of its top contributors, alongside deforestation, and the burning of fossil fuels. Some scientists suggest “the single biggest way” to save the planet is to go vegan. Driven by the conscious decision not only to … Continue reading Can butchers survive the vegan boom?
Have you ever heard of flexitarianism? It is a diet that encourages more plant-based foods but allows the occasional consumption of meat and other animal products in moderation. Flexitarians are also known as flexible vegetarians or vegivores or even vegetarians with benefits. What makes the diet so popular is the flexibility it allows in terms of consuming a variety of different foods. There are no … Continue reading How to have your beef cake and eat it
After more than three million COVID deaths worldwide, catastrophic economic consequences, numerous lockdowns, and severe social-distancing restrictions, you would think that people will see in vaccines what Israelites saw in Moses – the hero to finally set them free and lead them to the promised land. Thousands of years later, our Canaan is the COVID-free world, but vaccines and their ticket to the promised land … Continue reading Balkan’s vaccine hesitancy: why is Bulgaria last in the vaccine roll-out?
Elderly residents in Tiptree can now get a free ride to any vaccination centre in Colchester as part of a new Cab and Jab campaign. Matt Malones, 49, of Malones Executive Private Hire, is offering round trips for vulnerable people who have trouble getting to and from their vaccination appointments. He has completed over a hundred trips, the first of which took place on 28th January. Mr … Continue reading Cab and Jab campaign launched in Tiptree
Are you sick and tired of staying at home panicking about the future? It is really easy to fall into the cycle of anxiety and depression, especially with so much time on your hands during lockdown. These practical tips will give you a fresh perspective and help you overcome the negative thoughts. Check them out here. Continue reading VIDEO: How to manage stress during lockdown
Do you know what a quiet book is? It’s an interactive toy which encourages imagination and creativity and improves a child’s concentration. The concept helps children to discover mistakes and correct them in their own without the need of a parent. Check out some of the benefits here. Continue reading VIDEO: Have you heard of quiet books?