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The perfect gift idea for the person who has everything

The perfect gift idea for the person who has everything

Posted on 31st Oct 2017

It’s getting close to Christmas which means you need to start thinking about what to get that person. You know that one…that relative you don’t know very well, or that friend who has everything under the sun, or maybe you’re responsible for organising client Christmas gifts at work. Don’t just reach for another box of chocolates/hand soap/scratchie ticket. BuyFruit has the answer with our new selection of fruity gift boxes.



Three amazingly easy ways to cut a mango

Three amazingly easy ways to cut a mango

Posted on 9th Oct 2017

You know the saying “nothing worth having comes easy”? Well, it seems they may well have been talking about mangoes. The fruit itself is divinely sweet and succulent, some may say even heavenly. But cutting in to a sticky mango and manoeuvring around that big slippery seed can be a quite a challenge. Or is it? We bring you three easy ways to cut up a mango without the mess, so you can simply enjoy this fruit of the gods.



7 fruit and vegetables myths, busted

7 fruit and vegetables myths, busted

Posted on 12th Sep 2017

There’s so much information (and misinformation) out there about what to eat and what to avoid, that it can get pretty confusing. You can end up not knowing what to eat. So here’s the facts to some common fruit and vegetable myths, busted.



Three easy lunchbox recipes to get your child eating vegetables

Three easy lunchbox recipes to get your child eating vegetables

Posted on 28th Aug 2017

Struggling with ideas for your child’s lunchbox? Packing a healthy school lunch each day can be hard, so here are three simple recipes, full of vegetables, to give you some inspiration.



10 reasons we love strawberries… and the last one is the BEST!

10 reasons we love strawberries… and the last one is the BEST!

Posted on 22nd Aug 2017

Big, juicy, sweet and so delicious, strawberries are great eating at the moment. They’re in peak season so the quality is high and the price is low, so you simply can’t go wrong with any punnet of strawberries. Here’s 10 terrific reasons you should buy some right now.



What’s in season this August?

What’s in season this August?

Posted on 8th Aug 2017

With our warm sun-filled days, there’s not a lot to distinguish a Queensland winter from a Queensland spring, or autumn… or even summer for that matter. But what we do notice this time of year, is the rise in sore throats, running noses and hacking coughs. We spoke with Raja from BuyFruit store, SupaFruta at Keperra, to find out what’s in season this month as we say goodbye to winter, and hopefully those winter bugs.



How to make the best pumpkin soup you've ever eaten

How to make the best pumpkin soup you've ever eaten

Posted on 20th Jul 2017

If you are feeling a little under the weather this time of year, nothing quite beats a big comforting bowl of pumpkin soup. Even better, it’s a pretty easy soup to make, essentially just boiling some pumpkin in stock and then blending. But there are a few tricks you should know to turn it from “meh” to a masterpiece.



Top ten vegetables to take to work

Top ten vegetables to take to work

Posted on 11th Jul 2017

Found yourself with your hand in the work biscuit tin too many times this week? Maybe it’s time to start bringing in your own healthy snacks. Taking your lunch to work can seriously lift your game in the health department, plus it can save you some dollars as well. So here’s our top ten quick and easy vegetables to pack in your lunch.



What's in season this July?

What's in season this July?

Posted on 4th Jul 2017

With so much fresh produce on offer, we talk to Don from BuyFruit store, Q Growers at Mermaid Waters, to find out what to fill your fruit and vegetable basket with during the month of July. Here are Don’s top tips.



Six ways to avoid the dreaded office lurgy

Six ways to avoid the dreaded office lurgy

Posted on 27th Jun 2017

It’s lurking on the lift button, it’s hiding out on your keyboard and it’s definitely hanging around the water cooler. It’s the dreaded office lurgy, and it’s out there right now ready to make its move on you. With so many people sneezing and coughing in the office, sometimes it feels inevitable that you’ll succumb and fall victim at least once this cold and flu season. But here’s six things you can do to avoid of getting sick, and stay healthy throughout the coming winter months.



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