THE SWAG BLOG

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  • Produce Packed In Plastic: How Does It Affect Your Health?

    Fruit and vegetables come in their own natural wrapping and don’t need any additional man-made packaging such as plastic! Have you ever noticed condensation happening in sealed plastic bags filled with carrots or potatoes? This simply shows how fruit and vegetables are living things that perspire and need air and water to live.  Read More
  • Butternut Squash And chickpeas Curry

    This colourful and flavourful, creamy curry is a comforting and generous vegetarian meal ideal to savor on a cold evening. Read More
  • Cauliflower Hummus

    This month we introduce you to a slight variation to the original chickpeas hummus recipe. You won’t believe how good this creamy and light this summer night dip is! Read More
  • 5 Tips For A Zero-Waste Camping Trip

    Thousands of caravaners and campers have used The Swag range over the past 6 years, and our recent feature in the well-known Caravan World Magazine is a rewarding acknowledgment that some of our products are adored by both eco-warriors and money-savvy travellers.  Read More
  • Baked Apples

    This baked apple recipe is for you if you’re looking for an easy, sweet, comforting dessert to bid farewell to Summer. Pink Ladies and Granny Smiths are great baking apples, but you can choose any kind you like as long as it has a firm texture and a good bit of acidity. Read More
  • Eggplant Shakshuka

    Shakshuka is a Magrebi dish traditionally eaten for breakfast, but we think is perfect for a healthy lunch or dinner too! Are the kids having trouble eating eggplant? Sprinkle some feta for an even more delicious meal. Read More
  • 5 Startups That Are Fighting Plastic

    Plastic Free July is upon us, and the third day of the month also marks Plastic Bag Free Day. As we are a business with purpose, that cares about the planet, people and its future, we share deep appreciation for this month,what it honours and for all of the amazing businesses doing their part to reduce plastic. Read More
  • Which Swag Is Best For Your Household?

    Sometimes we are asked how many Swags a household should buy, and which Swag is best suited to them. If you’re just getting started Swagging, then this is for you! This is also a great reference to have if you ever decide to purchase Swags as a gift for friends or family!  Read More
  • 5 Reasons The Swag Is Better Than Plastic Food Containers

    You may have come across cheap plastic containers dedicated to storing fruit and vegetables. But if you think these are a cost effective and better substitute than The Swag - think again! Storing your favourite fresh produce in containers is one great method of avoiding plastic bags, but compared to The Swag, is not as effective. Read More