Jasmine’s 7 Favourite Organic Pantry Staples

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Happy Organic September!Organic September is an initiative from theSoil Association, who work to raise awareness of the many benefits of consuming organic, whether that be food, farming, fashion or beauty. Supporting organic products goes a long way towards the long-term health of the planet and of our bodies, soI try to buy organic foods wherever I can, especially for the ingredients that I use the most in my kitchen. These are my faves.Duchy’s basmati riceI need to have basmati rice in the pantry at all times — it’s the basis ofkitchari, my absolute go-to meal for breakfast, lunch or dinner, and plenty of other fave recipes too. White rice is much more digestible than brown rice, but Duchy’s do a brown basmati as well if that’s more your speed. Both are grown without artificial chemicals and fertilisers, and part of the sales benefit The Prince of Wales’s Charitable Foundation.Supermarket own-brand or farmers’ market organic eggsA few years ago, I judged the eggs for the Soil Associ…

Black Lives Matter

In a racist society it is not enough to be non-racist, we must be anti-racist.’ – Angela Y. Davis

We all need to do the urgent work to be better allies, and be actively and vocally anti-racist, with our voices and platforms, but also in our day-to-day actions.

There are funds we can support, petitions we can sign and books we can read. Here is a small selection.

We will continue to add any other helpful resources, information or accounts to follow as we come across them. 

SIGN: ⁣
Justice for George Floyd⁣ – https://www.change.org/p/mayor-jacob-frey-justice-for-george-floyd⁣ ⁣ ⁣
Justice for Belly Mujinga – http://chng.it/tLwV84Txsw

DONATE IF YOU CAN⁣:
Colours of Change⁣ – https://www.winningjustice.org/directory⁣ ⁣
Official George Floyd Memorial Fund⁣ – www.gofundme.com/f/georgefloyd⁣ ⁣
Minnesota Freedom Fund⁣ – https://minnesotafreedomfund.org⁣ ⁣
Justice for Ahmaud⁣ – https://www.runwithmaud.com⁣

READ:
Black Feminist Thought by Patricia Hill Collins⁣
Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower by Dr. Brittney Cooper⁣
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou⁣
So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo⁣
Why I’m No Longer Talking To White People About Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge
Brit-ish by Afua Hirsch ⁣⁣⁣
Natives by Akala ⁣⁣⁣
Me And White Supremacy by Layla F. Saad
How To Be An Anti-Racist by Ibram X. Kendi 

An online document on anti-racism resources: bit.ly/ANTIRACISMRESOURCES



source https://hemsleyandhemsley.com/black-lives-matter/

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