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Our take on: The Case Against Sugar by Gary Taubes

Our Gaz has written a book we were a little intrigued by. With the title; ‘The Case Against Sugar’, to say we felt compelled to actually read the book would be an understatement, so we did, and here’s the summation: Openly admitting from the offset, he does not claim to debunk or discuss anything more than years of research as…

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Bloggers Gonna Blog Baby…

I (one of us Sibz) have been pondering over this post for a while, and who knows, it likely won’t #BreakTheInternet but I don’t really care, it is therapeutic if nothing else, putting these words to the screen. As some of you may, or may not, have noticed there are a lot of honeyz out there who love to condemn…

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Explicit Content – A Very Sugary Infographic . . .

We’ve rustled together a couple of items that most of us either love, eat everyday or buy by default (almost) every time we hit the supermarkets & funnily enough 😉 we’ve chosen a few foodstuffs that one wouldn’t necessarily associate with being full of the sweet stuff… If you’ve got this far, read on: First up: that trusty staple on…

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SFS: We Love

Here we have a couple bullet points dedicated to things / people / products / websites / ideas we LOVE – take a look, you may like some also 😉 Toast Beer – using waste bread, think sandwich or bread loaf ends, to make BEER #Genius. Tristram Stuart the #FoodWasteCampaigner behind this project is the founder of Feed Back Global, a…

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Ten Days, Ten Topics & Tonnes of Health’ful Facts

The Wellness-Summit* was put on by FoodMatters, serious SFSHeroes & whose work we are BIG fans of – #Here’sOneWeDidEarlier. Ten days of Talks – the most important? Easy. Day 9. Sugar. Which involved an interview with the legendary IQS hero Sarah Wilson as well as a documentary (Sugar Blues) based on a Czech couple who start questioning their health & that…

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*** Dr. Mark Hyman ***

Mr. Mark To say we are fans of this mega baybe, is quite frankly, a major understatement. This American, family practising, Doctor has taught us a lot – from #FearNotTheFat to (another) #HaterOfSeedOils – he’s totes the fountain of healthy knowledge we reference and refer to when attempting to unearth fact from fiction as we embark on this Sugar Free…

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Sugar Tax 2016 #Ca’Ching

The UK budget, announced on Wednesday 16th March, MOST importantly included the introduction of a Sugar Tax – effective from next year. We took a look at the spellbinding 148 page budget and took down a few notes… The Obesity Outline The UK are looking fairlyyy screwed when it comes to childhood obesity, 1 in 10 are obese when STARTING…

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Cooked by THE M.P.

Michael Pollan – #Smooth-Headed-Swooooon. MP, the latest #SFSCrush – his 4 part Netflix series was a mega hit with us, from petrol stations to Monosodium Glutamate (aka MSG aka #MoreishSeductiveGrossness) to a delightful Cheese making Nun (& Microbiologist) – MP covers a lot of (gourmet) ground and here’s a few things we picked up on through Earth, Air, Fire &…

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Fed Up – Who Isn’t?

The Overview? A team of Doctors / Journo’s and Health Experts have collaborated to address the obesity crisis State Side and shockingly the role that the food industry & corporations play in aggravating it further – obvi linking the excess consumption of processed and, you guessed it, sugary foods to this pandemic. #AMustSeeDocumentary – but if you haven’t quite got…

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That Sugar Film – by Damon Gameau 

So who is this bloke and what’s he all about? Damon is a hottie from down-under who embarks on a sugar fuelled 60-day marathon after having gone 3 years without the evil-stuff. There’s a twist, he doesn’t eat the usual candy/white sugar doughnuts you’d imagine – oh nooo, he adopts a diet full of ‘low-fat’ foods, jams & juices, #YourRegularAussieDiet,…

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SFS love SFF

The outline? 6 British celebs move to a farm in Hampshire – a Sugar Free Farm – for two weeks to embark on a (drum-rollll) Sugar Free ‘detox’, meaning no Honey, Sweets, Chocolates, Jams, Refined Carbs, Processed Foods, Biscuits, Cakes, Fizzy Pops, Cordials, Alcohol or Fruit – say what? Fruit – surely not? Fret not, this is only during week…