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Yes, I have given up biscuits!

But before you gasp and clutch your bosoms, wonder ing if I really am going biscuit free, let me assure you I am not making that much of a sacrifice – at least not in the sweet, tea time, snacks line. No, giving up plastic wrapped, sweet bickies is easy peasy thanks to the wonderful Queensgate Market, Huddersfield.

The loose biscuit stall there sells perfectly wonderful biscuits to suit all tastes – including sugar and gluten free. Just choose what you want and they get given to you in a paper bag. Of course, if you want to be greener still, you can take your own reusable produce bags. They are much nicer than most brand biscuits, and for that reason alone well worth a try.

Recycle Biscuit Wrappers

But what to do if you don’t live in Huddersfield? Well, it’s not a perfect answer, but Mc Vities do run a biscuit wrapper recycling scheme. You can read about itΒ here.

Why not a perfect answer – recycling does not make using plastic that lasts forever to make a throwaway, so-called disposable product. You can read about why we don’t recycle plastic here.

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8 thoughts on “Biscuits loose

  1. Hey πŸ™‚ It’s going good thanks. We’re doing well with our goal of not putting our bin out for a year. Well, ya know, it’s only 6 weeks into the year, but so far so good!

    i hope you are enjoying those biscuits πŸ™‚

  2. Hi flighty – how you doing – I have just worked out what the reply button is for!!!! I wonder if using that to reply makes any difference?? Take care xpam

  3. I need a biscuit or three with my cup of tea so there’s no I could give them up! It would be nice to be able to buy them loose like that but Huddersfield is a bit too far to do my weekly shop! Take care! xx

  4. Wow, I am moving to Huddersfield; what an amazing looking stall! Sugar free too; that’s an issue with Dd. Enjoy yourself; I think the hardest thing will be making a decision about which ones to buy!

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