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New Florette Smoothie Mixes: Smoothie Recipes & Benefits

Posted on Feb 28, 2017 in Blog
New Florette Smoothie Mixes: Smoothie Recipes & Benefits

We’re super excited and proud to introduce a brand new member of the Florette family – get to know Florette Smoothie mixes here!  This particular member walks with a different stride to the wider range – these mixes are designed to be the delicious and nutritional heart of your smoothie which comes to life in

Valentine’s Day 2017: Healthy, Romantic Salad Recipes

Posted on Feb 13, 2017 in Blog
Valentine’s Day 2017: Healthy, Romantic Salad Recipes

It’s that time of year where cards, flowers and chocolates are exchanged with loved ones, however, this year we’re looking to adjust the aim of your affections inwards to yourself. It’s incredibly important to look after yourself and your body. There’s that old saying “treat your body like a temple” which perfectly sums up our

Reducing Food Waste with Florette Servicons, Since 2015

Posted on Feb 1, 2017 in Blog
Reducing Food Waste with Florette Servicons, Since 2015

In 2015, Florette took a stand against the growing food waste problem we’re facing in the UK. Food waste contributes to global warming and deforestation significantly. More food wasted, more food packaging wasted – it’s simple as that. This problem can be alleviated by taking a couple of small considerate changes to your approach to

Chinese New Year 2017: Easy, Healthy Chinese Salad Recipes

Posted on Jan 27, 2017 in Blog
Chinese New Year 2017: Easy, Healthy Chinese Salad Recipes

Just one month after the Western New Year frivolities comes the Chinese New Year, and with it another zodiac symbol…this year, it’s the Rooster’s turn! So, what are the characteristics of those born in the year of the Rooster? First of all, it’s more specifically referred to as the Fire Rooster. There are five types of

Christmas Competition 2016: Share a Salad This Christmas

Posted on Dec 1, 2016 in Blog
Christmas Competition 2016: Share a Salad This Christmas

Christmas has slid into our lives again with its seasonal accompaniment of warmth, community and yuletide spirits. Anyone will admit to the sheer exhilaration they feel upon tearing open gifts under the tree, however, the magical element of Christmas won’t be found beneath paper and sellotape – it’s found in the communion of family and friends.

Sleep Better: 5 Easy Ways to Improve Your Snooze

Posted on Nov 25, 2016 in Blog
Sleep Better: 5 Easy Ways to Improve Your Snooze

‘Made With Sunshine’ is our motto when it comes to growing salad, however, the night time is just as important to us when it comes to well-being. Sleep should be held in the same height of importance as fitness and eating, however, it is a neglected and under-appreciated cycle by many people. According to The

Sweet and Savoury Recipes: Florette’s ‘Swavoury’ Month

Posted on Nov 16, 2016 in Blog
Sweet and Savoury Recipes: Florette’s ‘Swavoury’ Month

At Florette, we love our home comforts and fresh, delicious simple recipes, but every now and then we like to experiment a little! This is why we’ve made sweet and savoury recipes or ‘Swavoury’ our theme for the month of November. So, what is ‘Swavoury’ you may ask? Well, it’s the unique meeting of sweet and

Florette Halloween Competition: Florette’s Top Horror Films on Netflix

Posted on Oct 27, 2016 in Blog
Florette Halloween Competition: Florette’s Top Horror Films on Netflix

It’s Halloween! Or Halloweekend, where the ghouls and ghosties of the underworld return to earth for a night of spooking, eating sweets and partying. But where on earth did this tradition materialise from? The Halloween holiday harks back to a Celtic tradition celebrated 2000 years ago by settlements in the UK, Ireland and Northern France. The festival of Samhain took

Autumn Recipes: Warming Autumnal Salad Recipes

Posted on Sep 22, 2016 in Blog
Autumn Recipes: Warming Autumnal Salad Recipes

The autumnal equinox occurs every year on the 22, 23 or 24 September. It marks the moment the sun crosses the celestial equator which is a metaphoric line running across the sky parallel to the earth’s equator. In laymen’s terms, it means coats and wrapping up warm in preparation for Halloween, bonfires and leafy walks

Quick and Easy Recipes: Meal Prep for Busy Lifestyles

Posted on Sep 15, 2016 in Blog
Quick and Easy Recipes: Meal Prep for Busy Lifestyles

In this day and age we seem to be busy all the time. People are working more and more under the ‘time is money’ ethos of our culture. Many people have taken up extra-curricular work and activities with the internet providing a useful tool for remote working. When you throw other responsibilities such as kids

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