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September 2015

Lifestyle

Five ways to be an unhealthy vegetarian

28th September 2015

This post is dedicated to my parents, who reminded me this weekend of my dislike ofΒ vegetables as a teenager. I know you guys are reading this πŸ™‚ Now, it wasn’t so much that I disliked vegetables as a teenager – it was more that I disliked the vegetables from my parent’s allotment that came with extra protein in the form of slugs, snails, caterpillars etc. I’ve had a phobia of slugs and snails since I was young, and will go…

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Lifestyle

How I got my kids to eat (and love) their vegetables

18th September 2015

They may be the offspring of a nutritionist, but my kids are still kids. Just like every other kid (and most grown-ups too) they don’t think twice about eating sugary foodsΒ if offered to them, especially chocolates and sweets, and a bowl of chips wouldn’t last 5 minutes in front of my youngest. But at mealtimes, they eat their vegetables, and they eat them well. There’s no fussing or refusing. I don’t dye them strange colours or cover them in cheese.…

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