Melissa’s Satisfying Salads for all weather

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    Hello, Melissa here! If like me, you’re in the UK, it usually means your salad needs to fit all weather and these ones really do. So here are 7 Summer salads for rain or shine; a delicious mix of hearty and wholesome with fresh and zesty. Lots of great ones to share as well as ones to make double and have the next day or take to a picnic. As ever, feel free to add in any ingredients you’ve got that need using up to minimise your kitchen waste and make your food go further.   1. Lentil Salad with Sumac Dressing This lentil salad with a delicious sumac dressing is a winner with everyone! If you haven’t been swayed with lentils just yet, maybe you will after this. A great hearty salad for a sunny weekend and great to take on a picnic too. Get the recipe.     2. The Big Chickpea Chopped Salad This was pretty much born out of me having an *ingredients check in* and trying to use up everything hiding in my fridge and cupboards before t

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



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