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Musings from the Feastly mind. We talk about food; share tips, tricks and ideas from our office with yours; and explore things that we find interesting – and think you will too.

The world’s best food fights and where to find them

The world’s best food fights and where to find them

There's something temptingly hedonistic about food fights. They're ridiculously wasteful, somewhat antisocial and a little bit dangerous - sounds like a recipe for a whole lot of fun. We've rounded up five of the world's fiercest food fights to bring you a little bit closer to this anarchy in action. The question is, what will your weapon of choice be: Tomato, tart, flour, meringue or orange...

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Red meat’s off the menu for many, but why?

Red meat’s off the menu for many, but why?

The negative impacts of red meat on people and planet are old news - yesterday’s fish and chip paper even (just make sure that cod’s sustainable). Yet, the matter of meat eating and its consequences are still making the headlines. From high-profile organisations banishing beef from their menus, to studies that argue red meat should be back on our plates, there’s a meaty minefield of information...

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6 alternative office Christmas party ideas in London 2019

6 alternative office Christmas party ideas in London 2019

It's that time of year again; the office Christmas party season is upon us. It was once notorious for sloshed slip-ups and festive flights of fancy, but not anymore. London holds a whole host of imaginative venues and events that will ensure your Christmas get together goes with a crack. Elevate this festive-season staple to legendary status with our pick of London's best office Christmas party...

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Team-building activities you might actually enjoy

Team-building activities you might actually enjoy

Organising team building activities in London used to be a game of rounders in Hyde Park with warm beers. That was before you could simply Google 'team building activities in London' and get masses of results to trawl through. How things have changed... There are literally hundreds of ways to get employees mingling and working together on things that could be way more interesting that their day...

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There is such a thing as a ‘free lunch’

There is such a thing as a ‘free lunch’

Ever heard the phrase: “There’s no such thing as a free lunch”? As our tech age shifts, and more and more startups begin to flourish, the competition for talented employees is immense. This is why you'll find 'free lunch' on many job ads found in and around London - it's a standout feature for in-the-know businesses. For many, small perks like a free meal go a long way in influencing how they...

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How to find a handyman for your London office

How to find a handyman for your London office

A good handyman service in London is like gold-dust. If you find a good one, hold on to them and treat them nice – pay them quickly, be reasonable – after all, you need them more than they need you. Here are some real-office problems with links to handyman services that can solve them. PAY MORE, GET IT DONE QUICK I need someone now, I don’t mind paying a bit more to do the job properly, it just...

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